Ballymena United vs Cliftonville Prediction 02.03.2021

Ballymena United vs Cliftonville predictions and betting tips ahead of this Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership clash on Tuesday.

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Date
Team
Result
20.02
Crusaders vs Ballymena United
L 2 - 1
16.02
Ballymena United vs Coleraine
L 0 - 1
06.02
Glenavon vs Ballymena United
L 2 - 1
02.02
Ballymena United vs Dungannon Swifts
L 0 - 1
30.01
Carrick Rangers vs Ballymena United
W 0 - 2
02.01
Larne vs Ballymena United
W 0 - 1
Date
Team
Result
20.02
Cliftonville vs Larne
W 1 - 0
13.02
Portadown vs Cliftonville
D 1 - 1
09.02
Cliftonville vs Warrenpoint Town
W 3 - 0
06.02
Glentoran vs Cliftonville
L 1 - 0
02.02
Coleraine vs Cliftonville
D 2 - 2
30.01
Cliftonville vs Glenavon
D 1 - 1
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On 2nd March 2021, Ballymena United and Cliftonville go head to head in a Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership match. The last meeting on 23rd February 2021 ended in a Cliftonville 2-1 win.

Both sides have met twenty-seven times in the most recent seasons. Ballymena United have won 8matches and Cliftonville triumphed in 14. Recent outings average 3.30 goals, while both teams score 63% of the time.

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Cliftonville's recent game against Larne ended in a home 1-0 win. Although The Reds didn't match their opponent's intensity and quality while on possession, it was still enough. Cliftonville put in a decent first-half display and scored in the 5th minute.

So far, Ballymena United plays better on the road than at home. They win 1.73 points per away game on average compared to 0.89 points at home. Although Ballymena United is among the best home teams in the league, they are far from perfect. Their defence is not as good as expected with just 22% home clean sheets.

Cliftonville has picked up 14 points from the previous six league games. They still have a lot to prove when playing away from home. Cliftonville wins 0.91 points per away game, a bit less than their home record shows. To improve results, they have to be more compact in defence. Cliftonville kept a clean sheet in just 9% of their visits.

Ballymena United Form

  • Coming into this game, Ballymena United has picked up 4 points from the last 5 games, both home and away. That's 0.8 points per game on average. BTTS has landed in an intriguing 4 of those games. Ballymena United has scored 5 times in the last 5 fixtures.
  • Ballymena United has put together a good run of form and has now gone 2 games without defeat.
  • It's possible we will see a couple of goals here, with the last 4 games for Ballymena United ending with 2 goals or more being scored.
  • In the last 5 matches for Ballymena United, 4 of those games has ended with both teams scoring. This season 9 matches (45% of all matches) involving Ballymena United has seen BTTS landing.
  • It's likely that Ballymena United will score today, as they have netted in the last 4 games coming into this one and have scored 5 goals in the last five games.

Cliftonville Form

  • Coming into this game, Cliftonville has picked up 11 points from the last 5 games, both home and away. That's 2.2 points per game on average. BTTS has landed in an intriguing 3 of those games. Cliftonville has scored 6 times in the last 5 fixtures.
  • Cliftonville has enjoyed playing away from home recently, with the side currently unbeaten in 3 games.
  • Momentum is really building for Cliftonville as they have now gone 6 games without losing. They have won 3 of the last 5 games they have played.
  • Cliftonville is unbeaten in the last 5 games coming into this fixture against Ballymena United, having won 3 and drawn 2. They have scored 6 goals in those 5 games.
  • In the last 5 matches for Cliftonville, 3 of those games has ended with both teams scoring. This season 10 matches (43% of all matches) involving Cliftonville has seen BTTS landing.
  • It's likely that Cliftonville will score today, as they have netted in the last 6 games coming into this one and have scored 6 goals in the last five games.

Ballymena United vs Cliftonville Betting Tips

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Ballymena United vs Cliftonville Head to Head

Average stats between Ballymena United and Cliftonville in most recent 27 outings in the Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership.

BTTS %
63 %
Goals
3.3
Over 1.5 %
81 %
Over 2.5 %
67 %
Over 3.5 %
41 %
Over 4.5 %
22 %
23.02.2021
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
21
24.11.2020
Cliftonville badge Cliftonville <strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United
04
22.02.2020
Cliftonville badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
11
16.11.2019
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
10
28.09.2019
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
11
13.04.2019
Cliftonville badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
11
26.02.2019
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
21
17.11.2018
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
21
22.09.2018
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
32
09.05.2018
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
40
03.04.2018
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United <strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville
03
20.03.2018
Cliftonville badge Cliftonville <strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United
12
25.11.2017
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
10
02.09.2017
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
10
18.04.2017
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
41
25.03.2017
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
21
26.11.2016
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
20
10.09.2016
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
32
02.04.2016
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
22
05.12.2015
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
42
12.09.2015
<strong>Ballymena United</strong> badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
61
21.02.2015
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
10
29.11.2014
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
70
27.09.2014
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United Cliftonville badge Cliftonville
22
04.02.2014
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United <strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville
13
09.11.2013
<strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville Ballymena United badge Ballymena United
21
07.09.2013
Ballymena United badge Ballymena United <strong>Cliftonville</strong> badge Cliftonville
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Ballymena United vs Cliftonville Stats

Results and League Table

Average stats between Ballymena United and Cliftonville across current season. Calculated from Ballymena United's Home stats and Cliftonville's Away stats.

BTTS %
44 %
Goals
2.25
Over 1.5 %
68 %
Over 2.5 %
28 %
Corners
12.14
Cards
3.83
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0.89

Home PPG

20.02
Crusaders
2 - 1
Ballymena United
16.02
Ballymena United
0 - 1
Coleraine
06.02
Glenavon
2 - 1
Ballymena United
02.02
Ballymena United
0 - 1
Dungannon Swifts
30.01
Carrick Rangers
0 - 2
Ballymena United
02.01
Larne
0 - 1
Ballymena United
19.12
Ballymena United
1 - 1
Glentoran
12.12
Dungannon Swifts
1 - 5
Ballymena United
05.12
Portadown
0 - 0
Ballymena United
01.12
Ballymena United
2 - 0
Carrick Rangers
24.11
Cliftonville
0 - 4
Ballymena United
21.11
Ballymena United
2 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
10.11
Ballymena United
0 - 2
Glenavon
07.11
Ballymena United
1 - 4
Crusaders
31.10
Larne
2 - 0
Ballymena United
24.10
Ballymena United
2 - 3
Linfield
16.10
Coleraine
0 - 1
Ballymena United
16.02
Ballymena United
0 - 1
Coleraine
02.02
Ballymena United
0 - 1
Dungannon Swifts
19.12
Ballymena United
1 - 1
Glentoran
01.12
Ballymena United
2 - 0
Carrick Rangers
21.11
Ballymena United
2 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
10.11
Ballymena United
0 - 2
Glenavon
07.11
Ballymena United
1 - 4
Crusaders
24.10
Ballymena United
2 - 3
Linfield
20.02
Crusaders
2 - 1
Ballymena United
06.02
Glenavon
2 - 1
Ballymena United
30.01
Carrick Rangers
0 - 2
Ballymena United
02.01
Larne
0 - 1
Ballymena United
12.12
Dungannon Swifts
1 - 5
Ballymena United
05.12
Portadown
0 - 0
Ballymena United
24.11
Cliftonville
0 - 4
Ballymena United
31.10
Larne
2 - 0
Ballymena United
16.10
Coleraine
0 - 1
Ballymena United
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0.91

Away PPG

20.02
Cliftonville
1 - 0
Larne
13.02
Portadown
1 - 1
Cliftonville
09.02
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
06.02
Glentoran
1 - 0
Cliftonville
02.02
Coleraine
2 - 2
Cliftonville
30.01
Cliftonville
1 - 1
Glenavon
26.01
Cliftonville
4 - 3
Linfield
09.01
Cliftonville
2 - 2
Crusaders
02.01
Dungannon Swifts
1 - 2
Cliftonville
19.12
Cliftonville
0 - 2
Coleraine
14.12
Glenavon
1 - 1
Cliftonville
05.12
Linfield
2 - 0
Cliftonville
28.11
Cliftonville
5 - 0
Portadown
24.11
Cliftonville
0 - 4
Ballymena United
21.11
Larne
1 - 0
Cliftonville
10.11
Dungannon Swifts
2 - 1
Cliftonville
07.11
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
31.10
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Carrick Rangers
23.10
Crusaders
1 - 0
Cliftonville
17.10
Cliftonville
1 - 0
Glentoran
20.02
Cliftonville
1 - 0
Larne
09.02
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
30.01
Cliftonville
1 - 1
Glenavon
26.01
Cliftonville
4 - 3
Linfield
09.01
Cliftonville
2 - 2
Crusaders
19.12
Cliftonville
0 - 2
Coleraine
28.11
Cliftonville
5 - 0
Portadown
24.11
Cliftonville
0 - 4
Ballymena United
07.11
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Warrenpoint Town
31.10
Cliftonville
3 - 0
Carrick Rangers
17.10
Cliftonville
1 - 0
Glentoran
13.02
Portadown
1 - 1
Cliftonville
06.02
Glentoran
1 - 0
Cliftonville
02.02
Coleraine
2 - 2
Cliftonville
02.01
Dungannon Swifts
1 - 2
Cliftonville
14.12
Glenavon
1 - 1
Cliftonville
05.12
Linfield
2 - 0
Cliftonville
21.11
Larne
1 - 0
Cliftonville
10.11
Dungannon Swifts
2 - 1
Cliftonville
23.10
Crusaders
1 - 0
Cliftonville
Warrenpoint Town
Team
Portadown
H
A
M /W-D-L/ P
H
A
23.03
20.04
1 Linfield 21 /13-3-5/ 42
4 - 3
06.03
24.04
0 - 1
2 Coleraine 21 /12-4-5/ 40
27.03
1 - 1
03.04
2 - 1
3 Crusaders 21 /11-3-7/ 36
2 - 2
10.04
06.03
0 - 1
4 Larne 21 /10-6-5/ 36
1 - 0
20.03
1 - 1
2 - 1
5 Cliftonville 23 /10-6-7/ 36
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1 - 1
06.04
09.03
6 Glentoran 19 /9-6-4/ 33
30.03
1 - 1
1 - 1
10.04
7 Glenavon 19 /7-7-5/ 28
13.03
1 - 1
1 - 1
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8 Ballymena United 20 /8-3-9/ 27
2 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
20.03
9 Warrenpoint Town 19 /5-5-9/ 20
3 - 0
03.04
30.03
0 - 2
10 Carrick Rangers 19 /3-4-12/ 13
24.04
1 - 1
13.03
1 - 2
11 Portadown 19 /2-6-11/ 12
5 - 0
20.04
27.03
1 - 5
12 Dungannon Swifts 20 /3-3-14/ 12
06.04
1 - 1

Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership Form

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Ballymena UnitedNorthern Ireland NIFL Premiership, Place: 8 / 12
Total / L6HomeAway
Win %40% / 50%22 %55 %
Draw %15% / 33%22 %9 %
Loss %45% / 17%56 %36 %
AVG Goals2.50 / 2.002.442.55
Scored1.35 / 1.501.001.64
Conceded1.15 / 0.501.440.91
BTTS %45% / 33%44 %45 %
BTTS Win10% / 17%0 %18 %
BTTS Loss25% / 0%22 %27 %
Scored in Both25% / 17%22 %27 %
Scores %75% / 67%67 %82 %
Clean Sheet %35% / 50%22 %45 %
Frist Goal %45% / 50%44 %45 %
Possession %51% / 53%52 %50 %
Corners6.39 / 5.407.115.67
Cards1.74 / 1.002.221.30
Offsides0.00 / 0.000.000.00
Fouls0.00 / 0.000.000.00
Shots9.44 / 8.809.449.44
Shots on Target5.22 / 5.004.785.67
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CliftonvilleNorthern Ireland NIFL Premiership, Place: 5 / 12
Total / L6HomeAway
Win %43% / 33%67 %18 %
Draw %26% / 50%17 %36 %
Loss %30% / 17%17 %45 %
AVG Goals2.61 / 3.673.172.00
Scored1.48 / 1.832.080.82
Conceded1.13 / 1.831.081.18
BTTS %43% / 83%33 %55 %
BTTS Win13% / 33%17 %9 %
BTTS Loss4% / 0%0 %9 %
Scored in Both30% / 50%50 %9 %
Scores %74% / 83%83 %64 %
Clean Sheet %30% / 0%50 %9 %
Frist Goal %52% / 17%58 %45 %
Possession %52% / 51%51 %53 %
Corners5.29 / 6.205.644.90
Cards1.65 / 0.801.671.64
Offsides0.00 / 0.000.000.00
Fouls0.00 / 0.000.000.00
Shots8.45 / 11.209.647.27
Shots on Target4.55 / 5.205.643.45

First Half

1.44 / 1st HalfPoints Per Game Ballymena United badge
0.91 / 1st HalfPoints Per Game Cliftonville badge
Win at HT
33%
9%
Draw at HT
44%
64%
Lose at HT
22%
27%
AVG Goals
0.89
0.55
Over 0.5
56%
36%
Over 1.5
22%
9%
Over 2.5
11%
9%
Scores %
44%
18%
Clean Sheet %
78%
73%
BTTS at HT%
11%
9%
HT Corners
5.78
3.90
HT Cards
1.56
0.64

Second Half

0.78 / 2nd HalfPoints Per Game Ballymena United badge
1.00 / 2nd HalfPoints Per Game Cliftonville badge
Win 2HT
11%
18%
Draw 2HT
44%
45%
Lose 2HT
44%
36%
AVG Goals
1.56
1.45
Over 0.5
89%
91%
Over 1.5
44%
55%
Over 2.5
11%
0%
Scores %
44%
55%
Clean Sheet %
22%
27%
BTTS 2HT%
33%
36%
2HT Corners
6.22
6.60
2HT Cards
3.00
2.64

Goals Scored

1.00 / GoalsScored Home Ballymena United badge
0.82 / GoalsScored Away Cliftonville badge
Over 0.5
67%
64%
Over 1.5
33%
18%
Over 2.5
0%
0%
Over 3.5
0%
0%
Failed to Score
33%
36%
Scored in 1HT
44%
18%
Scored in 2HT
44%
55%
Scored in Both
22%
22%
Scored AVG 1HT
0.56
0.18
Scored AVG 2HT
0.44
0.64

Goals Conceded

1.44 / GoalsConceded Home Ballymena United badge
1.18 / GoalsConceded Away Cliftonville badge
Over 0.5
78%
91%
Over 1.5
33%
27%
Over 2.5
22%
0%
Over 3.5
11%
0%
Clean Sheet
22%
9%
Clean Sheet 1HT
78%
73%
Clean Sheet 2HT
22%
27%
Conceded 1HT
0.33
0.36
Conceded 2HT
1.11
0.82

Over 2.5 Goals and BTTS

22% Home Over 2.5 & BTTS Ballymena United badge
27% AwayOver 2.5 & BTTS Cliftonville badge
Match Over 0.5
100%
100%
Match Over 1.5
78%
64%
Match Over 2.5
22%
27%
Match Over 3.5
22%
9%
Match Over 4.5
22%
0%
BTTS
44%
55%
BTTS Both Halves
11%
0%
BTTS and Win
0%
9%
BTTS and Draw
22%
36%
BTTS and Loss
22%
9%
BTTS NO & 2.5+
0%
0%

Number of Corners

12.00 / Home AVG Total Corners Ballymena United badge
10.50 / AwayAVG Total Corners Cliftonville badge
Match Over 6.5
89%
90%
Match Over 7.5
78%
90%
Match Over 8.5
78%
90%
Match Over 9.5
78%
70%
Match Over 10.5
67%
50%
Match Over 11.5
44%
40%
Match Over 12.5
44%
20%
Match Over 13.5
33%
10%

First Half Corners

5.78 / Home AVG HT Corners Ballymena United badge
3.90 / AwayAVG HT Corners Cliftonville badge
HT Over 4.5
44%
40%
HT Over 5.5
44%
30%
HT Over 6.5
44%
60%
HT Earned 2.5+
67%
40%
HT Earned 3.5+
22%
10%
HT Earned AVG
3.44
1.60%

Second Half Corners

6.22 / Home AVG 2HT Corners Ballymena United badge
6.60 / AwayAVG 2HT Corners Cliftonville badge
2HT Over 4.5
78%
70%
2HT Over 5.5
67%
70%
2HT Over 6.5
44%
60%
2HT Earned 2.5+
56%
50%
2HT Earned 3.5+
56%
50%
2HT Earned AVG
3.67
3.30%

Team Corners

7.11 / Home AVG Earned Ballymena United badge
4.90 / AwayAVG Earned Cliftonville badge
AVG Against
4.89
5.60
For 2.5+
100%
70%
For 3.5+
100%
70%
For 4.5+
89%
70%
For 5.5+
56%
40%
For 6.5+
100%
70%
For 7.5+
89%
70%
For 8.5+
56%
40%
Against 2.5+
67%
90%
Against 3.5+
67%
80%
Against 4.5+
56%
60%
Against 5.5+
33%
50%
Against 6.5+
67%
80%
Against 7.5+
56%
60%
Against 8.5+
33%
50%

Number of Cards

4.67 / Home AVG Total Cards Ballymena United badge
3.36 / AwayAVG Total Cards Cliftonville badge
Match Over 2.5
89%
82%
Match Over 3.5
56%
45%
Match Over 4.5
44%
9%
Match Over 5.5
44%
0%
Match Over 6.5
33%
0%

First Half Cards

1.56 / Home Total HT Cards Ballymena United badge
0.64 / AwayTotal HT Cards Cliftonville badge
Cards For
0.78
0.27
Cards Against
0.78
0.36
Cards Over 3
0%
0%
Cards 2 or 3
44%
9%
Cards Under 2
56%
91%
Cards For 0.5+
56%
27%
1HT Most Cards
22%
9%

Second Half Cards

3.00 / Home Total 2HT Cards Ballymena United badge
2.64 / AwayTotal 2HT Cards Cliftonville badge
Cards For
1.33
1.36
Cards Against
1.67
1.27
Cards Over 3
44%
18%
Cards 2 or 3
33%
64%
Cards Under 2
22%
18%
Cards For 0.5+
67%
91%
2HT Most Cards
78%
82%

Team Cards

2.22 / Home AVG For Ballymena United badge
1.64 / AwayAVG For Cliftonville badge
AVG Against
2.44
1.73
For 0.5+
78%
91%
For 1.5+
67%
64%
For 2.5+
44%
9%
For 3.5+
22%
0%
For 4.5+
11%
0%
For 5.5+
0%
0%
For 6.5+
0%
0%
Against 0.5+
100%
82%
Against 1.5+
67%
55%
Against 2.5+
44%
36%
Against 3.5+
22%
0%
Against 4.5+
11%
0%
Against 5.5+
0%
0%
Against 6.5+
0%
0%

Ballymena United vs Cliftonville Odds

Final Result
12.60X3.0022.60
1X1.42X21.38121.23
HT 13.20HT X2.20HT 23.00
Main Bets
Home Win Nil5.50Away Win Nil4.50
Over 2.51.91Under 2.51.74
BTTS Yes1.71BTTS NO1.95
Over 9.5 Corners1.69Under 9.5 Corners2.13
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