Salford vs Gillingham Prediction, Odds & Betting Tips 08/05/2023

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Salford City - Gillingham

England League 2 - Moor Lane

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

Best Odds and Predictions for Salford vs Gillingham

There is only one viable result that will matter in this match, at least when it comes to the home team.

Over 2.5 Goals

Salford went three times over the 2.5 goals mark in their last five matches and every game ended with the same 3-2 result including the last couple of encounters. Gillingham had only two games from their last five where goals weren't scored on a high level. The first Salford vs Gillingham match of the season ended with three goals in Gillingham's net. Looking at the season overall, Salford is a top-five ‘over' team with 21 of those games played while Gillingham is in the bottom section with only eleven matches that went over the line.

Salford to Win

The home team has a clear path to confirm their participation in the promotion playoffs, they can't afford to lose against Gillingham for their piece of mind. For this Salford vs Gillingham prediction it is all about the current form and the ambition for the rest of the season. History recognizes only one match between these teams, and it happened earlier this season when Salford was victorious away from home by a 3-0 score. The home team is coming into this match with four wins from their last five matches while Gillingham won only once in the same period.

Latest Market Odds and Statistics for Salford vs Gillingham prediction

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Head to Head

03/12/22

England League 2 England

Gillingham

Gillingham

Salford City

Salford City

0

3

Last Five - Salford City

27/04/24

England League 2 England

Harrogate Town

Harrogate Town

Salford City

Salford City

2

2

D

20/04/24

England League 2 England

Newport County

Newport County

Salford City

Salford City

0

1

W

13/04/24

England League 2 England

Bradford

Bradford

Salford City

Salford City

2

1

L

06/04/24

England League 2 England

AFC Wimbledon

AFC Wimbledon

Salford City

Salford City

1

0

L

01/04/24

England League 2 England

Walsall

Walsall

Salford City

Salford City

2

1

L

Last Five - Gillingham

27/04/24

England League 2 England

Doncaster

Doncaster

Gillingham

Gillingham

2

2

D

20/04/24

England League 2 England

Mansfield

Mansfield

Gillingham

Gillingham

2

1

L

13/04/24

England League 2 England

Barrow

Barrow

Gillingham

Gillingham

0

3

W

06/04/24

England League 2 England

Bradford

Bradford

Gillingham

Gillingham

1

0

L

01/04/24

England League 2 England

Harrogate Town

Harrogate Town

Gillingham

Gillingham

5

1

L

Here are the current odds for the upcoming match:

Salford odds: 1/2 (1.50) – 66.7%

Draw odds: 4/1 (4.00) – 25%

Gillingham odds: 13/2 (7.50) – 13.3%

Salford vs Gillingham odds put the home team in front as the expected winner which is not a surprise considering that they could use another point to make sure they are qualified for promotion playoffs. The probability of Salford's win is just below the 70 percent mark. Gillingham doesn't have to worry about that kind of circumstance as they are already assured of their position in the lower part of the standings. You can check all the latest picks and predictions on our football betting tips page, and here are some of the suggestions for your convenience: Conor McAleny scoring Anytime is valued at 7/5 (2.40) – 41.7% and looking for a Salford City special, a Win without BTTS, you can get odds at 6/5 (2.20) – 45.5%.

Preview, Team News, and Salford vs Gillingham Lineups

Salford

It took a tremendous effort by Salford players to advance into promotion playoffs and get a chance to move leagues once again. This is a club run by Manchester United legends like Paul Scholes and David Beckham, and the team has exceeded expectations by advancing to the playoffs. The team has won four out of their last five matches to make sure they are in the right place at an even better time.

Possible lineup: Cairns, Shephard, Vassell, Mariappa, Touray, Mallan, Watt, Bolton, Hendry, Barry, Smith.

Gillingham

The season is ending for Gillingham on Monday, they will be disappointed not to be placed higher in the rankings, at least trying to make it into the promotion playoffs. However, they avoided relegation which is at least something to recognize. The visiting team only has one win from their past five matches.

Possible lineup: Morris, McKenzie, Masterson, Ehmer, Alexander, Jefferies, Dieng, Coleman, MacDonald, Lapslie, Nichols.

Player to Watch: Callum Hendry

Salford is in the middle of another historic season and there are plenty of players who deserve praise. However, Callum Hendry is the one that takes the cake. The Scottish center-forward has been the team's top scorer with 12 goals and he also added five assists to his record.

Starting lineups

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

General Information about Salford vs Gillingham prediction

  • When is the match scheduled to start? – The timetable for the match is at 12:30 BST, 13:30 CET
  • Where will the game take place? – The match will commence at the Penninsula Stadium at Salford
  • Who is the favorite according to the bookmakers? – Salford looks like a clear favorite
  • How many goals did they score this season? – Salford recorded the highest mark in the league at 72 goals while Gillingham scored only 35

 


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