Coleraine will welcome Dungannon Swifts to The Showgrounds for a matchday 26 fixture in Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership. The last meeting on 13th November 2021 ended in a Coleraine 2-0 win. Both sides have met twenty-seven times in the most recent seasons. Coleraine has won 16 matches, and Dungannon Swifts triumphed in 9. Recent outings average 2.44 goals, while both teams score 30% of the time.
Coleraine’s last game in the Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership against Linfield at home ended in a 3-0 win. Although Coleraine played less with the ball than their opponent, it was enough to get the result they were hoping for. Coleraine was dangerous in both halves and scored in the 11st, 75th and 85th minute.
Dungannon Swifts’s recent game against Carrick Rangers ended in a home 3-2 win. Although Dungannon Swifts didn’t match their opponent’s intensity and quality while on possession, it was still enough. Dungannon Swifts had good chances in both halves and scored in the 36th, 71st and 82nd minute.
Since the start of the season, Coleraine is more dominant at home. They have seven wins out of 12 games on home soil. Coleraine has one of the best defence in the league. They have kept a clean sheet in 75% of their home games.
Dungannon Swifts has picked up 12 points from the previous six league games. Dungannon Swifts don’t feel the pressure of playing away. So far, they earn an average of 1.00 points per game, both home and away. To improve results, they have to be more compact in defence. Dungannon Swifts kept a clean sheet in just 8% of their visits.
It is not a surprise that the hosts stand out as a favourite to win this one. Recently they enjoy playing at home, having won two consecutive matches. Coleraine is currently unbeaten at home in two games. Since the start of the season, they have just two home defeats.
Dungannon Swifts is winless in one away game, having tasted defeat on their previous visit. However, they will need plenty of luck to avoid another one against Coleraine.
I am confident that the hosts will prove their worth and triumph with another home victory. Coleraine wins on average 2.00 points per home game, compared to 1.00 points per away game for Dungannon Swifts. My prediction is Coleraine to win.
Lately, there are not that many high-scoring games for both sides. I am confident that the tendency will keep going and at least one team will keep a clean sheet. A bet that both sides will score wins in an average of 34% of Coleraine’s home and Dungannon Swifts’s away games. My prediction is Both Teams to Score: No.
Coleraine vs Dungannon Swifts Betting Tips
Coleraine vs Dungannon Swifts Head to Head
Average stats between Coleraine and Dungannon Swifts in most recent 27 outings in the Northern Ireland NIFL Premiership.