mburg150Friday night’s Absa Premiership action sees Maritzburg United host Bloemfontein Celtic in what looks a very tricky match to call

 

 

Maritzburg:

Maritzburg returned to action away to Ajax Cape Town last weekend, they came from behind to win 2-1 and they occupy a mid table position with 21 points from 15 matches

This will be their first home game since 8th December when they beat Baroka 3-0 and overall home form comprises of 2 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats with just 5 goals scored and 3 conceded

Overall 3 of their 15 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 1 of 6 home fixtures

Both sides have found the net in 3 of 15 league games including 0 of 6 home games

Bloem Celtic:

Bloem Celtic were 2-1 winners at home to Golden Arrows last time out and they finished the round sixth in the standings, 2 points better off than their opponents here

Away from home this season Celtic have 2 wins, 3 draws and 2 defeats with 6 goals scored and 8 conceded

Overall 5 of 15 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 3 of 7 away fixtures

Both sides have found the net in 7 of 15 league games including 4 of 7 road trips

Recent Head to Head

31/10/17 PSL Celtic 1-0 Maritzburg

The Betting

Match Result

Maritzburg United 13/10

Draw 2/1

Bloemfontein Celtic 22/10

Note, odds quoted are an approximate average and are correct at the time of last update but are subject to change

The Verdict:

With both sides having won on their return to action after the mid season break, spirits should be high in both camps but in what already looked a tough match to call, preference is for the home side who’s more recent results hint they may just have the edge.

Bet: Home win at 13/10

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