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Sligo Rovers Win
Total Goals Under 2.5
Both Teams to Score – No
Sligo Rovers look to make the most of their slender advantage over Motherwell coming into the crucial second leg of the Conference League qualifiers at the Showgrounds.
Sligo Rovers vs Motherwell – Best Free Predictions and Betting Tips
Sligo Rovers picked up a 1-0 win over Motherwell in the first leg of the Conference League qualification games. Keena provided the only goal of the game after 27 minutes.
Sligo Rovers victory
Sligo Rovers have registered big victories in recent weeks and none more so than the win over Motherwell in the first leg. This provides a big cushion for the Irish outfit coming into the match. Motherwell were a disaster in away games last season as the only picked up one win in the last five trips on the road. One cannot expect a sizeable change on this front with Motherwell expected to struggle in this game.
Total Goals Under 2.5
A major factor behind Motherwell’s away blues were a lack of goals. After failing to score in the first leg, it is very likely that Motherwell should be prepared for the worst coming into the game. Sligo Rovers will not be complacent about the lead which is still slender. There will be goals but not sufficient to hit more than 2.5 goals.
Goals from both teams – no
Motherwell have not been great when it comes to away games. Meanwhile, Sligo Rovers have managed just one sheet in the last five competitive matches. Even then, the Irish outfit will be able to keep the Scottish team back for prolonged periods.
Sligo Rovers vs Motherwell: UEFA Conference League Qualifiers Match Preview
Sligo Rovers are in a position to seal a place in the third round of the Conference League qualifiers. The first leg advantage gives the team a comfortable cushion even if it is not a very significant margin. Sligo Rovers are likely to go in a defensive mode for the first half at least. A major advantage for Sligo Rovers coach John Russell will be the lack of injury problems in the squad.
Motherwell manager Graham Alexander needs to produce a lot of magic in order to have any chance of being competitive in the second leg. The disappointing first league defeat has put the team on the verge of an exit from the European games, but Motherwell’s hopes hinge on getting an early goal. Barry McGuire is unavailable because of a torn muscle while David Devine has a hamstring injury.
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FAQs on Sligo Rovers vs Motherwell game
Where is the match scheduled?
The Showgrounds is the location for this Conference League qualifier meeting.
When does this match start?
The match will begin on July 28, 2022 at 19:00 GMT.
Which team is the favourite to win?
Sligo Rovers are the big favourites to win the game.