League One Round-Up: 02/02/2019

League One Round-Up: 02/02/2019

Sunderland vs AFC Wimbledon

Jack Ross will be expecting to pick up a simple three points this weekend when his Sunderland outfit goes up against a struggling Wimbledon side at the Stadium of Light. The Black Cats sit up in fifth place and are in need of a win in the league after drawing their previous two fixtures against Scunthorpe and Luton Town. AFC Wimbledon look set to feature in League Two football next season as they currently sit down in 24th, six points adrift from Bristol Rovers in 23rd. However, they do head into this fixture after causing a huge upset against West Ham in the FA Cup when they beat the Premier League side 4-2. Bet365 have the hosts priced at 3/5, while Wimbledon sits at 4/1 with SkyBet.

Recommended Bet: Sunderland to win at 3/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Fleetwood Town vs Charlton Athletic

Lee Bowyer takes his side to Highbury Stadium this weekend to face Fleetwood Town for matchday 31 in League One. Fleetwood Town sits in tenth place after 30 games and is looking to bounce back from their latest defeat to Scunthorpe which saw them lose 1-0. Charlton Athletic sits up in fourth place after a successful first half of a season but is also looking to return to winning ways after drawing 0-0 to Peterborough. The hosts can be backed at Betway for a price of 15/8 and Charlton sit at 6/4 with SkyBet.

Recommended Bet: Charlton to win at 6/4 SkyBet – BET HERE

Barnsley vs Scunthorpe

Daniel Stendal’s men will welcome Scunthorpe United to their stadium this Saturday as they go head-to-head for matchday 31 of the season. The hosts are flying this season and find themselves up in third place, but almost lost out to Oxford United in their previous game, however, they managed to pull back a two-goal deficit to draw 2-2. Scunthorpe now sits in 14th place after their recent impressive form has seen them slowly climb the table, McCall’s men are unbeaten in their last six games and have secured five wins along the way. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 4/9, while their opponents sit at 13/2 Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Barnsley to win at 4/9 Betway – BET HERE

Burton Albion vs Oxford United

Nigel Clough will be hoping his Burton Albion outfit can add three points to their total this Saturday with a win over Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium. The hosts find themselves in 13th place and are in need of three points after going five games without a win across all competitions. Their latest fixture saw them draw 1-1 with Bradford City which should have been a definite three points for Burton. The U’s are also in need of three points as they sit down in 20th place, they came close to securing a win against Barnsley in their previous game, but were unable to hold onto a 2-0 lead and drew 2-2. Bet365 have the hosts to win priced at 21/20 and Oxford at 13/5.

Recommended Bet: Burton to win at 21/20 Bet365 – BET HERE

Accrington Stanley vs Blackpool

Blackpool make the journey to the Crown Ground stadium this Saturday where they will face 15th placed Accrington Stanley. Stanley will need to be at the top of their game if they plan on leaving their stadium with something to show for their effort and will need to improve on their recent form. Following their recent 0-0 draw with Gillingham, they have now gone six games with a win in the league. Terry McPhillips will be planning on securing his sides 12th win of the season as they bounce back to winning ways after drawing 2-2 against Wycombe on Tuesday. Bet365 have the hosts to win priced at 11/8, while their opponents sit at 15/8 with Betway.

Recommended Bet: Blackpool to win at 15/8 Betway – BET HERE

Shrewsbury Town vs Luton Town

The Shrews have a tough game on their hands this weekend when they go up against the league leaders, Luton Town. Shrewsbury Town have been having a tough season and currently sit down in 19th place. Things went from bad to worse for Sam Ricketts in their previous game, as his side suffered a defeat to Bradford City losing 4-3. Luton Town are in a great position to finish in an automatic promotion spot after beating Portsmouth 3-2 on Tuesday, as they now sit five points clear at the top of the table. If you fancy the underdog’s chances then they can be backed with Betway for a price of 23/10. Luton Town have a price of 5/4 with SkyBet.

Recommended Bet: Luton Town to win at 5/4 SkyBet – BET HERE

Coventry City vs Gillingham

Mark Robins will be hoping his Coventry City outfit can finally put an end to their miserable form this weekend with a win against Gillingham at the Ricoh Arena. Coventry find themselves slipping down the table into eleventh where they currently sit due to their poor form which has seen them go four games without a win. Blackpool dealt their latest defeat when they won 2-0 over the weekend. Gillingham head into this match off the back of a 0-0 draw with Accrington Stanley which has seen them slip into 18th as they head into their 30th match of the season. Coventry have odds of 5/6 with Bet365 and Gillingham sit at 16/5.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 4/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Portsmouth vs Doncaster Rovers

Kenny Jacket will be planning to bounce straight back from their recent defeat when they go up against Doncaster Rovers at Fratton Park this Saturday. Pompey have fallen five points behind Luton Town after the league leaders beat them 3-2 in their latest fixture. This loss marked Portsmouth’s third defeat in five games. Rovers will be looking to deal another defeat as they aim to push into the top six which they currently sit three points adrift from.  Doncaster secured a spot in the Fifth Round of the FA Cup after beating Oldham 2-1. SkyBet has Pompey to win priced at 19/20 and Rovers at 13/5.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 8/11 SkyBet – BET HERE

Walsall vs Rochdale

Walsall welcome Rochdale to their Bescot Stadium this weekend looking to secure their 10th win of the season. The Saddlers may find themselves six places above the relegation zone but they are separated by just four points, leaving little room for error. Walsall suffered a 2-1 defeat to Plymouth Argyle in their previous fixture. Rochdale find themselves just inside the relegation zone with 31 points which but sit on level points with all three sides that sit above them. Rochdale’s last win came six games ago when they beat Blackpool since then they have suffered five defeats and one draw. Betway has the hosts priced at 11/8, whereas Rochdale sits at 9/5.

Recommended Bet: Walsall to win at 11/8 Betway – BET HERE

Peterborough vs Plymouth Argyle

Plymouth Argyle travels up to the ABAX Stadium this weekend to take on an out of form Peterborough United side. The Posh are in danger of falling out of the top six as they have gone three games without a win which has seen Doncaster Rovers catch up and move within three points. Peterborough was held to a disappointing 2-2 draw with Bristol Rovers in their previous game. The Pilgrims had been in great form which has seen them rise from the relegation zone into 17th place, but they were unable to pick up their fifth consecutive win against Wycombe who beat them 1-0. Bet365 are offering odds of 8/11 for Peterborough to win and SkyBet has Plymouth to win at 10/3.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 7/10 Bet365 – BET HERE

Southend United vs Bristol Rovers

The Shrimpers welcome Bristol Rovers to their Roots Hall Stadium this weekend for matchday 31 in League One. Chris Powell will be hoping his side can shake off their recent defeat to Luton Town and return to winning ways as they look to bear down on the top six. Bristol have had little to cheer about this season with their efforts earning them a spot down in 23rd, but they secured a well-deserved point on Tuesday, after holding Peterborough to a 2-2 draw. When these sides first met this season, Southend narrowly won 1-0 to seal the three points. 13/10 with SkyBet say Southend will win, while Rovers sit at 21/10 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Southend to win at 13/10 SkyBet – BET HERE

Wycombe Wanderers vs Bradford City

The final game to take place this weekend in League One will be held at Adams Park as Bradford City take on Wycombe Wanderers. These two sides are separated by 12 places in the league with Wycombe up in ninth and Bradford down in 21st. Wycombe arrives in good form to secure three points in this fixture with them unbeaten in their last four, following their recent 2-2 draw with Blackpool. Bradford have had little to cheer about this season, but they provided plenty of entertainment in their last fixture against Shrewsbury Town which saw them win 4-3. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 23/20 and Bradford at 12/5.

Recommended Bet: Wycombe to win at 23/20 Betway – BET HERE

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