Barnsley vs Morecambe Prediction, Odds & Betting Tips 01/04/2023

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* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change.

Barnsley are up against a struggling Morecambe team in a bid to rediscover the winning touch that will put them in contention for the automatic promotion spots. This Barnsley vs Morecambe prediction focus on the league meeting between the two teams at the Oakwell Stadium on April 1.

Barnsley vs Morecambe – Top Predictions & Free Betting Tips

Barnsley are coming on the back of a big setback in the league after a 3-1 loss to Exeter in the recent game. Morecambe’s form remains bad as ever with the team suffering a 1-0 loss against MK Dons in the recent game.

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Both teams to score – yes

Barnsley’s defence has taken a big beating in recent weeks. The team has ended up losing at least a goal in three out of the last five matches. This should provide some degree of confidence for Morecambe, have been fighting valiantly in the efforts to stay up. In the last five matches, Morecambe have been able to find the back of the net in four games. This Barnsley vs Morecambe prediction expects the trend to continue.

Total goals over 2.5

The Barnsley vs Morecambe betting tips would focus on the over 2.5 goals market which is rather attractive given the current conditions. Barnsley have been among the goals of late with over 2.5 goals scored in three out of the last five games on their own. In fact, the late win over Wycombe is the only time when Barnsley have not witnessed more than 2.5 goals.

Best Stats Concerning Barnsley vs Morecambe Match

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

Head to Head

22/10/22

England League 1 League 1

Morecambe

Morecambe

Barnsley

Barnsley

1

0

08/08/17

England EFL Cup EFL Cup

Barnsley

Barnsley

Morecambe

Morecambe

4

3

Last Five - Barnsley

16/04/24

England League 1 League 1

Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Barnsley

Barnsley

3

2

L

13/04/24

England League 1 League 1

Reading

Reading

Barnsley

Barnsley

2

2

D

09/04/24

England League 1 League 1

Stevenage

Stevenage

Barnsley

Barnsley

2

1

L

06/04/24

England League 1 League 1

Charlton

Charlton

Barnsley

Barnsley

2

1

L

01/04/24

England League 1 League 1

Burton Albion

Burton Albion

Barnsley

Barnsley

1

3

W

Last Five - Morecambe

13/04/24

England League 2 England

Stockport

Stockport

Morecambe

Morecambe

2

0

L

09/04/24

England League 2 England

Crewe

Crewe

Morecambe

Morecambe

1

0

L

06/04/24

England League 2 England

Doncaster

Doncaster

Morecambe

Morecambe

3

0

L

01/04/24

England League 2 England

Barrow

Barrow

Morecambe

Morecambe

1

2

W

29/03/24

England League 2 England

Accrington Stanley

Accrington Stanley

Morecambe

Morecambe

1

2

W

These may be some of the best stats regarding the upcoming match between Barnsley and Morecambe. Now, let us take a look at the odds and probabilities for the game.

Barnsley odds: 37/100 (1.37) – 73%

Draw odds: 19/5 (4.80) – 20.8%

Morecambe odds: 36/5 (8.20) – 12.2%

The Barnsley vs Morecambe odds are extremely short for backing a home victory and this should not come as a surprise given that Morecambe or a team without a win in the last seven games. However, one can consider backing both teams to score at 59/50 (2.18) – 45.9%. Another interesting market will be over 2.5 goals at 5/6 (1.83) – 54.5%.

Barnsley vs Morecambe: Team News, Line-Ups, & Form Preview

Barnsley:

The loss to Exeter is a big setback for Barnsley, who have been knocking on the doors of the automatic promotion spots for the last few weeks following a string of wins. Now, manager Michael Duff has to rediscover the winning touch within the team once again. A victory for Barnsley in the upcoming match could put them level on points with Ipswich, who do have a much better goal difference.

Predicted Line-Up:

Harry Isted, Bobby Thomas, Mads Juel Andersen, Liam Kitching, Jordan Williams, Adam Phillips, Luca Connell, Herbie Kane, Nicky Cadden, Devante Cole, James Norwood

Morecambe:

Morecambe remain in the 22nd spot coming into the fixture. Derek Adams and his team have been without a victory in the recent seven league outings. The time is fast running out for Morecambe in order to rediscover the points, but the club are only three points away from safety – albeit having played a game more than Oxford.

Predicted Line-Up:

Connor Ripley, Dynel Simeu, Jacob Bedeau, Liam Gibson, Donald Love, Liam Shaw, Jensen Weir, Pape Ndiaye Souare, Daniel Crowley, Baye Oumar Niasse, Ashley Hunter

Player to Watch: Devante Cole

Devante Cole is the top scorer at Barnsley with 11 goals from his 37 league appearances this season. He is once again back among the goals of late. The striker has been able to hit four goals in his last seven appearances in all competitions. This includes excellent performances in the home wins over Derby and Sheffield Wednesday. The 27-year-old can be backed to come up with a strong performance once again.

Starting Line-Ups:

Starting lineups are usually released 60 minutes before kick-off.

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Questions about Barnsley vs Morecambe

Barnsley vs Morecambe prediction

Where is the match scheduled? Oakwell

When does this match start? 01st April 2023 at 15:00 GMT

Which team is the favourite to win? Barnsley


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