Finn Harps vs Drogheda United Prediction 21.05.2021

Finn Harps vs Drogheda United prediction and betting tips ahead of this Republic of Ireland Premier Division clash on Friday.

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Date
Team
Result
14.05
Finn Harps vs Dundalk
D 1 - 1
08.05
Bohemians vs Finn Harps
L 4 - 0
03.05
Derry City vs Finn Harps
W 1 - 2
30.04
Finn Harps vs Shamrock Rovers
L 0 - 2
23.04
Finn Harps vs St Patrick's Athl.
L 0 - 2
20.04
Longford Town vs Finn Harps
D 0 - 0
Date
Team
Result
14.05
Drogheda United vs St Patrick's Athl.
W 3 - 1
08.05
Waterford vs Drogheda United
W 0 - 7
03.05
Drogheda United vs Bohemians
D 1 - 1
30.04
Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers
D 1 - 1
24.04
Dundalk vs Drogheda United
L 2 - 1
20.04
Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers
L 0 - 1

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Finn Harps will welcome Drogheda United to Finn Park for a matchday 12 fixture in Republic of Ireland Premier Division. The last meeting on 3rd April 2021 ended in a 1-1 draw. Both sides have met nine times in the most recent seasons. Finn Harps has won 4 matches, and Drogheda United triumphed in 3. Recent outings average 2.44 goals, while both teams score 56% of the time.

Finn Harps's last game in the Republic of Ireland Premier Division against Dundalk at home ended in a 1-1 draw. They had plenty of ball possession but less dangerous goal-scoring chances. Finn Harps scored before halftime in the 19th minute.

Drogheda United's recent game against St Patrick's Athl. ended in a home 3-1 win. Although The Drogs didn't match their opponent's intensity and quality while on possession, it was still enough. Drogheda United had good chances in both halves and scored in the 22nd, 45th and 88th minute.

So far, Finn Harps plays better on the road than at home. They win 1.47 points per away game on average compared to 1.08 points at home. Although Finn Harps is among the most solid home teams in the league, they are far from perfect. Their defence is not as good as expected with just 8% home clean sheets.

Drogheda United has picked up 7 points from the previous six league games. They still have a lot to prove when playing away from home. The Boynesiders wins 1.29 points per away game, a bit less than their home record shows. To improve results, they have to be more compact in defence. Drogheda United kept a clean sheet in just 21% of their visits.

It is hard to choose a favourite in this one. Both teams look evenly-matched and have their strengths. I am not willing to take a risk and prefer a double chance bet. My prediction is Finn Harps or Drogheda United to win.

Still, I expect a close game and don't think that we will see a lot of goals. Both sides score and concede on average 2.9 goals per game. Over 2.5 goals were scored in an average of 50% of Finn Harps's home and Drogheda United's away games. My prediction is Under 2.5 Goals.

Finn Harps vs Drogheda United Betting Tips

Finn Harps vs Drogheda United Head to Head

Average stats between Finn Harps and Drogheda United in most recent 9 outings in the Republic of Ireland Premier Division.

BTTS %
56 %
Goals
2.44
Over 1.5 %
89 %
Over 2.5 %
33 %
Over 3.5 %
11 %
Over 4.5 %
11 %
03.04.2021
Drogheda United badge Drogheda United Finn Harps badge Finn Harps
11
19.10.2018
<strong>Finn Harps</strong> badge Finn Harps Drogheda United badge Drogheda United
20
12.10.2018
Drogheda United badge Drogheda United Finn Harps badge Finn Harps
11
06.07.2018
Drogheda United badge Drogheda United <strong>Finn Harps</strong> badge Finn Harps
01
04.05.2018
<strong>Finn Harps</strong> badge Finn Harps Drogheda United badge Drogheda United
21
26.03.2018
<strong>Drogheda United</strong> badge Drogheda United Finn Harps badge Finn Harps
21
20.10.2017
Finn Harps badge Finn Harps <strong>Drogheda United</strong> badge Drogheda United
23
07.07.2017
Drogheda United badge Drogheda United <strong>Finn Harps</strong> badge Finn Harps
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21.04.2017
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Finn Harps vs Drogheda United Stats

Results and League Table

Average stats between Finn Harps and Drogheda United across current season. Calculated from Finn Harps's Home stats and Drogheda United's Away stats.

BTTS %
50 %
Goals
2.9
Over 1.5 %
90 %
Over 2.5 %
50 %
Corners
9.05
Cards
3.45
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1.08

Home PPG

14.05
Finn Harps
1 - 1
Dundalk
08.05
Bohemians
4 - 0
Finn Harps
03.05
Derry City
1 - 2
Finn Harps
30.04
Finn Harps
0 - 2
Shamrock Rovers
23.04
Finn Harps
0 - 2
St Patrick's Athl.
20.04
Longford Town
0 - 0
Finn Harps
17.04
Sligo Rovers
1 - 0
Finn Harps
10.04
Finn Harps
2 - 1
Waterford
03.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Finn Harps
26.03
Dundalk
1 - 2
Finn Harps
20.03
Finn Harps
1 - 0
Bohemians
14.05
Finn Harps
1 - 1
Dundalk
30.04
Finn Harps
0 - 2
Shamrock Rovers
23.04
Finn Harps
0 - 2
St Patrick's Athl.
10.04
Finn Harps
2 - 1
Waterford
20.03
Finn Harps
1 - 0
Bohemians
08.05
Bohemians
4 - 0
Finn Harps
03.05
Derry City
1 - 2
Finn Harps
20.04
Longford Town
0 - 0
Finn Harps
17.04
Sligo Rovers
1 - 0
Finn Harps
03.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Finn Harps
26.03
Dundalk
1 - 2
Finn Harps
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1.29

Away PPG

14.05
Drogheda United
3 - 1
St Patrick's Athl.
08.05
Waterford
0 - 7
Drogheda United
03.05
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Bohemians
30.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Sligo Rovers
24.04
Dundalk
2 - 1
Drogheda United
20.04
Drogheda United
0 - 1
Shamrock Rovers
16.04
Derry City
1 - 1
Drogheda United
10.04
Longford Town
0 - 4
Drogheda United
03.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Finn Harps
27.03
St Patrick's Athl.
2 - 1
Drogheda United
19.03
Drogheda United
1 - 0
Waterford
14.05
Drogheda United
3 - 1
St Patrick's Athl.
03.05
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Bohemians
30.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Sligo Rovers
20.04
Drogheda United
0 - 1
Shamrock Rovers
03.04
Drogheda United
1 - 1
Finn Harps
19.03
Drogheda United
1 - 0
Waterford
08.05
Waterford
0 - 7
Drogheda United
24.04
Dundalk
2 - 1
Drogheda United
16.04
Derry City
1 - 1
Drogheda United
10.04
Longford Town
0 - 4
Drogheda United
27.03
St Patrick's Athl.
2 - 1
Drogheda United
Sligo Rovers
Team
Bohemians
H
A
M /W-D-L/ P
H
A
2 - 1
29.10
1 Shamrock Rovers 27 /18-5-4/ 59
0 - 1
19.11
3 - 1
12.11
2 St Patrick's Athl. 28 /15-5-8/ 50
01.10
2 - 0
25.10
0 - 1
3 Sligo Rovers 28 /13-6-9/ 45
0 - 0
30.10
05.11
2 - 2
4 Derry City 28 /11-9-8/ 42
25.10
3 - 0
1 - 2
1 - 2
5 Bohemians 27 /11-5-11/ 38
3 - 2
05.11
08.10
3 - 1
6 Drogheda United 28 /10-7-11/ 37
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-
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7 Finn Harps 28 /10-6-12/ 36
3 - 1
08.10
01.10
1 - 0
8 Dundalk 28 /9-7-12/ 34
12.11
1 - 2
0 - 1
15.10
9 Waterford 28 /10-2-16/ 32
1 - 2
1 - 0
19.11
0 - 3
10 Longford Town 28 /2-8-18/ 14
15.10
1 - 1

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  • Coming into this game, Finn Harps has picked up 10 points from the last 5 games, both home and away. That's 2 points per game on average. BTTS has landed in an intriguing 5 of those games. Finn Harps has scored 10 times in the last 5 fixtures.
  • Drogheda United's defence will have to be at their best today if they're to stop Finn Harps from scoring. The home side has scored in the last 3 games in front of their own fans. They have failed to score in 4 home matches this season.
  • We might see some goals in this one, with the last 6 games involving Finn Harps has ended with 3 or more goals being scored. Will Drogheda United get in on the action today? There has been a total of 17 goals in the last 5 games for Finn Harps, both home and away.
  • Finn Harps will be looking to keep up the momentum today against Drogheda United, having lost just 1 game from the last 5. They have won 3 and drawn 1
  • The last 5 games for Finn Harps has each seen both teams scoring. Will they improve their defence, or will we see more of the same here? This season Finn Harps has seen a total of 17/28 fixtures end with both teams scoring. That's 61% of all matches played.
  • It's likely that Finn Harps will score today, as they have netted in the last 7 games coming into this one and have scored 10 goals in the last five games.
  • Coming into this game, Drogheda United has picked up 7 points from the last 5 games, both home and away. That's 1.4 points per game on average. BTTS has landed in just 2 of those games. Drogheda United has scored 5 times in the last 5 fixtures.
  • Things have not been going that well in front of goal for Drogheda United recently, with the side failing to score in 3 of the last 5 games. Will the manager change his tactics today, or throw in another forward?
  • Just 2 of the last 5 games for Drogheda United has ended with both teams scoring. They have won 2 of those 5 games. Overall, BTTS has landed in 16/28 games for Drogheda United this season.
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Finn HarpsRepublic of Ireland Premier Division, Place: 7 / 10
Total / L6HomeAway
Win %36% / 33%31 %40 %
Draw %21% / 33%15 %27 %
Loss %43% / 33%54 %33 %
AVG Goals2.46 / 3.832.312.60
Scored1.11 / 1.831.001.20
Conceded1.36 / 2.001.311.40
BTTS %61% / 100%62 %60 %
BTTS Win25% / 33%23 %27 %
BTTS Loss18% / 33%23 %13 %
Scored in Both18% / 33%15 %20 %
Scores %71% / 100%69 %73 %
Clean Sheet %14% / 0%8 %20 %
Frist Goal %36% / 67%31 %40 %
Possession %45% / 42%48 %42 %
Corners4.71 / 3.604.924.53
Cards2.64 / 3.332.312.93
Offsides3.00 / 3.504.251.33
Fouls13.86 / 11.5012.7515.33
Shots8.68 / 7.008.698.67
Shots on Target3.64 / 4.803.543.73
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Drogheda UnitedRepublic of Ireland Premier Division, Place: 6 / 10
Total / L6HomeAway
Win %36% / 33%36 %36 %
Draw %25% / 17%29 %21 %
Loss %39% / 50%36 %43 %
AVG Goals2.68 / 2.172.432.93
Scored1.43 / 0.831.361.50
Conceded1.25 / 1.331.071.43
BTTS %57% / 33%64 %50 %
BTTS Win21% / 33%28 %14 %
BTTS Loss14% / 0%14 %14 %
Scored in Both25% / 17%21 %28 %
Scores %71% / 33%71 %71 %
Clean Sheet %18% / 17%14 %21 %
Frist Goal %43% / 33%36 %50 %
Possession %46% / 39%48 %44 %
Corners3.93 / 3.174.073.77
Cards1.74 / 1.672.001.46
Offsides2.20 / 2.003.001.67
Fouls10.80 / 7.5010.5011.00
Shots8.30 / 6.009.866.62
Shots on Target4.07 / 3.334.713.38

First Half

1.15 / 1st HalfPoints Per Game Finn Harps badge
1.43 / 1st HalfPoints Per Game Drogheda United badge
Win at HT
23%
36%
Draw at HT
46%
36%
Lose at HT
31%
29%
AVG Goals
1.38
1.14
Over 0.5
77%
71%
Over 1.5
46%
21%
Over 2.5
15%
7%
Scores %
54%
43%
Clean Sheet %
38%
64%
BTTS at HT%
38%
7%
HT Corners
4.38
5.00
HT Cards
0.83
1.62

Second Half

1.23 / 2nd HalfPoints Per Game Finn Harps badge
1.14 / 2nd HalfPoints Per Game Drogheda United badge
Win 2HT
31%
28%
Draw 2HT
31%
28%
Lose 2HT
38%
43%
AVG Goals
0.92
1.79
Over 0.5
69%
93%
Over 1.5
15%
64%
Over 2.5
8%
21%
Scores %
31%
57%
Clean Sheet %
54%
36%
BTTS 2HT%
8%
28%
2HT Corners
4.92
5.23
2HT Cards
3.00
1.62

Goals Scored

1.00 / GoalsScored Home Finn Harps badge
1.50 / GoalsScored Away Drogheda United badge
Over 0.5
69%
71%
Over 1.5
23%
28%
Over 2.5
8%
14%
Over 3.5
0%
14%
Failed to Score
31%
29%
Scored in 1HT
54%
43%
Scored in 2HT
31%
57%
Scored in Both
15%
15%
Scored AVG 1HT
0.62
0.71
Scored AVG 2HT
0.38
0.79

Goals Conceded

1.31 / GoalsConceded Home Finn Harps badge
1.43 / GoalsConceded Away Drogheda United badge
Over 0.5
92%
79%
Over 1.5
38%
36%
Over 2.5
0%
14%
Over 3.5
0%
7%
Clean Sheet
8%
21%
Clean Sheet 1HT
38%
64%
Clean Sheet 2HT
54%
36%
Conceded 1HT
0.77
0.43
Conceded 2HT
0.54
1.00

Over 2.5 Goals and BTTS

46% Home Over 2.5 & BTTS Finn Harps badge
28% AwayOver 2.5 & BTTS Drogheda United badge
Match Over 0.5
100%
100%
Match Over 1.5
77%
86%
Match Over 2.5
46%
57%
Match Over 3.5
8%
21%
Match Over 4.5
0%
14%
BTTS
62%
50%
BTTS Both Halves
0%
0%
BTTS and Win
23%
14%
BTTS and Draw
15%
21%
BTTS and Loss
23%
14%
BTTS NO & 2.5+
0%
28%

Number of Corners

9.30 / Home AVG Total Corners Finn Harps badge
10.23 / AwayAVG Total Corners Drogheda United badge
Match Over 6.5
77%
92%
Match Over 7.5
69%
77%
Match Over 8.5
62%
69%
Match Over 9.5
38%
54%
Match Over 10.5
38%
54%
Match Over 11.5
23%
23%
Match Over 12.5
15%
15%
Match Over 13.5
8%
15%

First Half Corners

4.38 / Home AVG HT Corners Finn Harps badge
5.00 / AwayAVG HT Corners Drogheda United badge
HT Over 4.5
38%
54%
HT Over 5.5
23%
31%
HT Over 6.5
23%
23%
HT Earned 2.5+
38%
31%
HT Earned 3.5+
23%
8%
HT Earned AVG
1.92
1.62

Second Half Corners

4.92 / Home AVG 2HT Corners Finn Harps badge
5.23 / AwayAVG 2HT Corners Drogheda United badge
2HT Over 4.5
54%
69%
2HT Over 5.5
38%
46%
2HT Over 6.5
8%
31%
2HT Earned 2.5+
46%
23%
2HT Earned 3.5+
31%
23%
2HT Earned AVG
3.00
2.15

Team Corners

4.92 / Home AVG Earned Finn Harps badge
3.77 / AwayAVG Earned Drogheda United badge
AVG Against
4.38
6.46
For 2.5+
69%
54%
For 3.5+
46%
38%
For 4.5+
46%
31%
For 5.5+
31%
31%
For 6.5+
31%
23%
For 7.5+
31%
15%
For 8.5+
23%
0%
Against 2.5+
92%
100%
Against 3.5+
62%
85%
Against 4.5+
38%
85%
Against 5.5+
31%
62%
Against 6.5+
15%
46%
Against 7.5+
8%
38%
Against 8.5+
0%
23%

Number of Cards

3.69 / Home AVG Total Cards Finn Harps badge
3.31 / AwayAVG Total Cards Drogheda United badge
Match Over 2.5
69%
71%
Match Over 3.5
69%
28%
Match Over 4.5
31%
14%
Match Over 5.5
15%
14%
Match Over 6.5
8%
7%

First Half Cards

0.83 / Home Total HT Cards Finn Harps badge
1.62 / AwayTotal HT Cards Drogheda United badge
Cards For
0.50
0.77
Cards Against
0.33
0.85
Cards Over 3
0%
0%
Cards 2 or 3
25%
54%
Cards Under 2
75%
46%
Cards For 0.5+
42%
54%
1HT Most Cards
0%
62%

Second Half Cards

3.00 / Home Total 2HT Cards Finn Harps badge
1.62 / AwayTotal 2HT Cards Drogheda United badge
Cards For
2.00
0.62
Cards Against
1.00
1.00
Cards Over 3
25%
15%
Cards 2 or 3
67%
15%
Cards Under 2
8%
69%
Cards For 0.5+
92%
38%
2HT Most Cards
83%
38%

Team Cards

2.31 / Home AVG For Finn Harps badge
1.46 / AwayAVG For Drogheda United badge
AVG Against
1.38
1.85
For 0.5+
85%
79%
For 1.5+
77%
43%
For 2.5+
38%
7%
For 3.5+
23%
7%
For 4.5+
8%
0%
For 5.5+
0%
0%
For 6.5+
0%
0%
Against 0.5+
77%
86%
Against 1.5+
54%
50%
Against 2.5+
8%
21%
Against 3.5+
0%
14%
Against 4.5+
0%
0%
Against 5.5+
0%
0%
Against 6.5+
0%
0%

Finn Harps vs Drogheda United Odds

Final Result
10.00X0.0020.00
1X1.40X21.45121.32
HT 13.25HT X1.95HT 23.40
Main Bets
Home Win Nil4.00Away Win Nil4.20
Over 2.51.53Under 2.52.50
BTTS Yes2.10BTTS NO1.71
Over 9.5 Corners1.87Under 9.5 Corners1.80
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