Galway vs Bohemians
League: League of Ireland Regular Season
Date: Sunday, 26th May 2017
Time: Kick off at 19:45
Venue: Eamonn Deacy Park
Galway and Bohemians face Eamonn Deacy Park in a match for the 16th round of the Premier League. The two teams tied (1-1), on 17-03-2017, in the previous match for this edition of the league. The history of direct confrontations in this stadium is favorable to the home team, who in the last 4 games won 3 and drew 1. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a game in this stadium on 16-09- 2016, for the Premier League, Galway won by (2-0). K. Devaney (82 ‘) and A. Aganovic (66′) scored Galway’s goals. Particular attention is needed for the home / off condition, as both teams present significantly different results at home and away.
After 2 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses, the home team is currently in 10th place with 14 points earned. In his last game, he lost to Shamrock Rovers out (2-0), after having won 2-1 at home in a game against Finn Harps. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; Against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. In his last eight home games for the championship Galway won 2, tied 4 and lost 2, so he won 10 points in 24 chances.
For this competition, he did not lose in his stadium 6 matches ago. In their home games there are some results have been more frequent: at rest 0-1 (3 in 8 matches) and 0-0 (3 in 8 matches) and at the end of the match 1-1 (3 in 8 matches). His defense has not been very solid, having conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but his attack has scored regularly, scoring goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home games for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since in 5 of the last 8 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. This is a team that rarely scores first: only opened the scoring in 2 of their last 15 games for the Premier League, and never reached the break in advantage. In 15 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and only got 1 comeback. In the last 11 home matches for all competitions there are 2 highlights: he scored 5 of his 12 goals in the minutes (76’-90 ‘); Suffered 3 of his 8 goals between the minutes (31’-45 ‘).
Galway come to this game after a 2-0 loss at Shamrock, putting an end to the excellent series of seven consecutive games without losing in the competition. In the 7 games played it is possible to notice that the home team has shown balance between the two sectors, having averages of 1.43 goals scored and 1.14 suffered per game. Ronan Murray is Galway’s top scorer with 5 goals scored. There are no major absences to register, so Coach Shane Keegan should present a team at full strength.
The visiting team is currently in 7th place, with 16 points conquered, after 5 victories, 1 tie and 9 defeats. In the penultimate game, he won outside Bray Wanderers for (1-2). In the last game, lost at home against Limerick by (1-2). This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 5 victories and 10 defeats as a visitor, with 14 goals scored and 22 suffered; Against 8 wins, 1 draw and 6 defeats in his stadium, with 17 goals scored and 20 suffered. For the championship, the Bohemians conquered 9 points in 21 chances, after 3 victories and 4 losses in the last 7 parties that disputed like visitor. In their home games there are some frequent results: 1-0 break (3 in 7 matches) and 0-0 (3 in 7 matches) and at the end of the match 2-0 (3 in 7 matches). The team conceded goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so they were not very strong defensively. In 15 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 11 times and only got 2 comebacks.
The Bohemians come to this game after a home defeat by Limerick, 1-2, adding the third snub in the last four games played: the only goal of the team was scored by Poynton. One of the big problems for visitors when they play away from home is in the offensive sector, as they scored an average of 0.71 goals per game. However, the defensive sector has shown some competition and suffered an average of only 1.29 goals per game. Dinny Crcoran is the featured player with 7 goals scored. For this match the visiting coach can not count on Hayes, which is suspended.
Galway vs Bohemians Head to Head [H2H]:
17.03.17 PD Bohemians Galway 1 : 1
16.09.16 PD Galway Bohemians 2 : 0
24.06.16 PD Bohemians Galway 1 : 1
20.05.16 FAI Bohemians Galway 2 : 0
26.03.16 PD Galway Bohemians 1 : 0
In Bohemians FC’s last 4 games against Galway United were scored under 2.5 goals (Premier League)
Bohemians FC are scoring an average of 0.71 goals in their away Premier League games
Bohemians FC have scored an average of 0.87 goals in their league games
Galway United have scored an average of 0.87 goals in their league games
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 9 of Bohemians FC’s last 12 league games
Bohemians FC haven’t scored a single goal in 6 of their last 9 Premier League games
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Bohemians FC’s last 8 league games against Galway United
Under 2.5 goals have been scored in 5 of Bohemians FC’s last 6 away matches in Premier League
Under 2.5 Goals.