Shamrock Rovers will welcome Finn Harps to Tallaght Stadium for a matchday 14 fixture in Republic of Ireland Premier Division. The last meeting on 1st April 2022 ended in a Shamrock Rovers 3-0 win. Both sides have met nineteen times in the most recent seasons. Shamrock Rovers has won 16 matches, and Finn Harps triumphed in 1. Recent outings average 2.58 goals, while both teams score 37% of the time.
Shamrock Rovers’s latest fixture against Sligo Rovers ended in an away 1-1 draw. They were very dangerous in front positions, so one point was the least they deserved. Shamrock Rovers set the tone early and scored in the 23rd minute.
Finn Harps’s recent game against Shelbourne ended in a home 1-0 win. Although The Harps didn’t match their opponent’s intensity and quality while on possession, it was still enough. Finn Harps deserved to score in the second half and did so in the 89th minute.
Since the start of the season, Shamrock Rovers is more dominant at home. They have five wins out of 6 games on home soil. Hoops has one of the best defence in the league. They have kept a clean sheet in 67% of their home games.
Finn Harps has picked up 5 points from the previous six league games. It is quite intriguing that they prefer playing on the road. Finn Harps has collected 0.83 points on average per away game, compared to 0.71 at home. To improve results, they have to be more compact in defence. Finn Harps kept a clean sheet in just 33% 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. Rovers is yet to lose at home, being undefeated in six games.
The Harps failed to win in two consecutive away games. It will be a big surprise to turn up on Friday and win against Rovers.
I am confident that the hosts will prove their worth and triumph with another home victory. Shamrock Rovers wins on average 2.67 points per home game, compared to 0.83 points per away game for Finn Harps. My prediction is Shamrock Rovers to win.
I expect a thrilling contest with plenty of goals. Both sides score and concede on average 2.5 goals per game. Over 2.5 goals were scored in an average of 59% of Shamrock Rovers’s home and Finn Harps’s away games. My prediction is Over 2.5 Goals.
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 33% of Shamrock Rovers’s home and Finn Harps’s away games. My prediction is Both Teams to Score: No.
Shamrock Rovers vs Finn Harps Betting Tips
Shamrock Rovers vs Finn Harps Head to Head
Average stats between Shamrock Rovers and Finn Harps in most recent 19 outings in the Republic of Ireland Premier Division.