Portsmouth vs Oxford prediction, odds, and free betting tips (01/03/2022)

Portsmouth are at Fratton Park to try and extend their unbeaten run to five matches in League One, while Oxford United are on a streak of three consecutive wins.

Portsmouth vs Oxford – Best Betting Tips, Odds, & Predictions

Portsmouth staged a remarkable comeback against Fleetwood Town during the weekend, as Pompey came back from 3-0 down with two goals late in the second half. January signing Aiden O’Brien provided the crucial equaliser. Oxford managed three consecutive wins after beating Cambridge 4-2 courtesy of late goals.

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Aiden O’Brien to score anytime

January signing Aiden O’Brien has had a brilliant start to his Portsmouth career after scoring in three consecutive games. The 28-year-old has some important goals for Portsmouth already in the late equaliser at the hands of Fleetwood will only enhance his confidence. Even if the Portsmouth do make changes to the starting line-up in order to freshen up the squad, Aiden O’Brien can be expected to score from the bench.

Total goals over 2.5

The last six games involving Portsmouth have produced more than 2.5 goals without exception. Danny Cowley and his team produced a 3-2 thriller with Oxford only a few weeks ago. It would not be surprising if similar results turn out in this game.

Both teams to score – yes

This is one the few occasions when there might be plenty of goals from both teams. Portsmouth have managed a single clean sheet in the last six matches while Oxford are not significantly better when they go up against teams on form. Even though Oxford have kept two clean sheets in the last three, the club have largely faced weaker opposition.

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Danny Cowley comes into the game still looking for his first victory against Oxford United as a manager. In his three attempts, the 43-year-old has only picked up a point against Oxford. Portsmouth are missing several players with Jayden Reid and Michael Jacobs unavailable because of a knee injury, while Kieron Freeman and Tyler Walker are missing due to a hip problem.


Oxford United manager Carl Robinson could be set for going with an unchanged line-up after the recent win over Cambridge. Daniel Agyei remains doubtful for this game while Gorrin is certainly out of the fixture.

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Portsmouth vs Oxford prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Fratton Park

When will this match start? March 01, 2022 at 19:45 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Portsmouth

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