League Two Round-Up: 09/03/2019

League Two Round-Up: 09/03/2019

Northampton Town vs Exeter City

Northampton Town welcome Exeter City to Sixfields this weekend, where they will look to build on their recent victory. It had been a tough season for the hosts and enter this game sat down in 16th, but they find themselves in some decent form. Town are now unbeaten in their last five games following their 2-0 win over Crewe Alexandra. Matt Taylor will expect three points from this fixture but will be wary of his opponent’s strong form. The Grecians suffered a defeat in their previous fixture against Tranmere Rovers, which brought an end to their unbeaten run of two games. You can back the hosts with SkyBet at a price if 13/10, while their opponents sit at 21/10 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 11/5 SkyBet – BET HERE

Carlisle United vs Swindon Town

Swindon Town look to continue their strong form this weekend when they travel to Brunton Park to face Carlisle United. The hosts enter this game with a narrow three-point lead over their opponents, as they sit side by side in the League Two table. Carlisle are without a win in their last five games and three of those fixtures have ended in defeats. Swindon are in much better form and have a great chance to move on level points with their opponents. The Robins have lost just one of their last eight and head into this fixture having beat Colchester United 3-0 in their last game. Bet365 has Carlisle to win priced at 6/4 and SkyBet has Swindon priced at 9/5.

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Stevenage vs Bury

Ryan Lowe will be hoping to steer his Bury outfit back to winning ways this Saturday when they travel to Broadhall Way to face Stevenage. The hosts find themselves down in eleventh as they head into this fixture and in need of three points. Stevenage have gone four games without a win following their 1-1 draw with Oldham Athletic. Bury are serious contenders for the League Two title this season, as they find themselves in second place just two points behind Lincoln City. Bury arrive at this fixture unbeaten in their last 12 league games and eight of those fixtures have ended in wins. Betway has priced the hosts to win at 3/1, while SkyBet has their opponents at 10/11.

Recommended Bet: Bury to win at 10/11 SkyBet – BET HERE

Macclesfield Town vs MK Dons

Macclesfield Town have a tough game on their hands this weekend at the Moss Rose Stadium, as they will face fourth-placed MK Dons. Sol Cambell has had little success while in charge of Macclesfield, as they enter this game sat down in 23rd in need of four points to catch 22nd. The hosts went up against Bury in their previous fixture and suffered a heavy 3-0 defeat. Paul Tisdale will be expecting three points from his men in this fixture and they arrive in good form to do so. Following the Dons 1-0 win over Crawley Town, they have now won their last four matches on the bounce. SkyBet is offering odds of 11/4 for the hosts to win and 10/11 for Mk Dons.

Recommended Bet: MK Dons to win at 10/11 SkyBet – BET HERE

Port Vale vs Mansfield Town

Mansfield Town travels to Vale Park this Saturday to face Port Vale for the 26th match of the season. The hosts are tantalisingly close to pulling themselves clear of the relegation zone, with them just one point behind 21st place. Vale went up against Notts County in their previous match and drew 0-0 which marked the eighth game they have gone without a win. Mansfield Town sit in third place and a strong finish to the season could reward them with first place, as they trail Lincoln City by just five points. Town have won back-to-back matches following their 4-2 win over Cheltenham Town. The hosts have odds of 12/5 with Betway, while their opponents sit at 6/5 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Mansfield Town to win at 6/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Cheltenham Town vs Notts County

Cheltenham Town have a good chance to secure three points this Saturday when they welcome Notts County to Whaddon Road. Both sides find themselves at the wrong end of the table and in need of three points. Town sit in 17th place and had been enjoying back-to-back wins but now find themselves without a win in their last two following their 1-1 draw with Bury. Notts County are in serious danger of facing relegation, as they enter this game sat in 24th place. County went up against Port Vale in their last match and secured a point from a 0-0 draw, their last victory came three games ago. The hosts can be backed with Bet365 at a price of 7/5 and Betway has their opponents at 2/1.

Recommended Bet: Cheltenham to win at 7/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Crawley Town vs Grimsby Town

Crawley Town returns to Broadfield stadium this weekend where they will try to get the better of an improving Grimsby Town side. The hosts find themselves four places above the relegation zone, but only clear by five points leaving little room for error. Crawley Town went up against MK Dons in their last match and suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat. Three of their last five games have ended in draws. Grimsby Town had been enjoying an unbeaten run of five games which had seen them secure four wins, but Cambridge United brought this to an end on the weekend with a 2-0 win of their own. SkyBet has Crawley to win priced at 7/5 and their opponents at 15/8.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 11/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Colchester United vs Newport County

Colchester United look to shake off their recent defeat this weekend when they go up against Newport County. The U’s find themselves tip-toeing just outside of the top six which John McGreal will be keen to push up into, by the end of the season. Colchester went up against Swindon town in their last match and suffered a disappointing 3-0 defeat. Newport County sits just five points below their opponents and are in with a good shout of reducing it to just two points. County have won three of their last five league matches, following their 2-0 win over Carlisle United.  The hosts have odds of 5/4 to secure the win with Bet365, while their opponents sit at 21/10 with Betway.

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

Cambridge United vs Oldham Athletic

Oldham Athletic take on Cambridge United this Saturday at their Abbey Stadium. The hosts have had little joy this season in League Two and could do with a win with them sat just five points clear of the bottom three. United will be looking to secure another three points this Saturday to build on their previous 2-0 win over Grimsby Town. Oldham finds themselves eight points clear of their opponents and will be keen on adding to it, but they will need to improve on their recent performances which have seen them go three games without a win. Bet365 has the hosts to win priced at 29/20 and Betway has their opponents at 17/10.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 11/5 Betway – BET HERE

Morecambe vs Forest Green Rovers

The final game in League Two to take place this Saturday will be held at the Globe Arena where Forest Green Rovers and Morecambe will go head-to-head. The hosts enter this game sat just one point clear of the relegation zone leaving them with very little room for error. Morecambe enter this game having lost their last two on the bounce against Lincoln City and Yeovil Town. Forest Green sit in seventh place and will be looking to shake off their recent poor form which has seen them suffered back-to-back losses. The hosts can be backed to secure the three points with Bet365 at a price of 13/5, while Betway has their opponents at 23/20.

Recommended Bet: Forest Green Rovers to win at 23/20 Betway – BET HERE

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