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The promotion race in League Two continues with 10 teams having identical chances to succeed. Northampton will take on Bristol Rovers in one of the more important fixtures of this round.
Northampton vs Bristol Rovers: Top Free Betting Tips
Northampton managed to keep their place below the leaders but they need more points because there are five teams, including Brisol, that are within three points of them.
Both Teams To Score – Yes
Northampton and Bristol Rovers played a bunch of games over the past few years and most of them had goals from both sides. Their rivalry has been impressive and we often see unexpected results. Four out of the last five games had both teams scoring goals. A tthe same time, most of Northampton's recent games also had goals from both sides. Bristol are one of the teams in top form and they will certainly find their way to the goal even as visitors.
Match Result – Draw
The head-to-head games between Northampton and Bristol Rovers have really been interesting. It is important to note that Bristol have always been the better team in h2h matches. They have not lost to Northampton in nine consecutive games spanning a decade. They either win the games or have a draw. Given that both teams are strong and in good form, and that Northampton are one of the strongest home teams, we expect a draw at most.
Team Corners – Bristol Rovers Over 4.5
Northampton are actually one of the teams that have taken the fewest corners this season despite the fact that they have been among the best sides overall. Bristol Rovers, on the other hand, take a lot of corners and their line of 4.5 seems quite low. The visitors have taken an average of 5.44 corners in all of their away games this season.
Northampton vs Bristol Rovers: Form, Recent Games, and News
Despite the latest defeats and unexpected draws against weak teams, Northampton remain the second-best team in terms of points. They also have the best defense in the league. They have lost only four times at home this season out of 18 games. However, Bristol Rovers have always been one of their toughest opponents.
Bristol Rovers Preview
Bristol Rovers had a bad start to the season but then turned into one of the strongest teams and have lost just 2 games out of their last fifteen matches. Although Northampton have been placed as the favorite, we think that Bristol Rovers are much stronger at the moment and will take something from this game – at least a point.
Top Betting Odds and Stats for Northampton vs Bristol Rovers
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FAQs regarding Northampton vs Bristol Rovers
In which places are Northampton and Bristol Rovers?
Northampton have been 2nd in the league for months although this position is at risk now with 5 teams within three points. Bristol Rovers are one of those teams and are 7th right now with 60 points. Northampton have 63.
Where will this game be played?
This match will take place at Northampton's home ground – Sixfields Stadium.
When does the game start?
This match will kick off at 15:00 UTC.