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Northampton vs Walsall prediction, betting odds & free tips 04/02/2023

*These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing.

Northampton come into the game with renewed hope of being able to win the League Two title and they take on Walsall at the Sixfields Stadium this weekend. This prediction focuses on the league match between the two clubs.

Northampton vs Walsall – Odds Analysis, Expert Betting Tips, & Predictions

Northampton head into the game on the back of a 2-0 success over Barrow which provides a huge relief to the club in terms of challenging for the top spot. Walsall are struggling for form once again with the team losing 1-0 against Salford in the recent game.

Three points for Northampton

Northampton have not picked up back-to-back league victories since November. Walsall had been going through an excellent run of results over the last few months but this has come down of late. The team are without a victory in the last three league matches. Walsall may be looking for a double in this fixture after the narrow 1-0 success earlier in the campaign, but this prediction expects a victory for Northampton considering the improvement in performances and results for the fourth placed team.

Total goals under 2.5

The matches between Northampton and Walsall have largely featured less than 2.5. In five out of the last six matches, there have been less than 2.5 goals witnessed in the game. The upcoming match is likely to be a big test for both teams on several fronts. As a result, this prediction expects a cagey game.

Both teams to score – no

Northampton and Walsall have not been great at the back in recent weeks, but the hosts at least come on the back of two clean sheets in the last five games. Walsall are without a goal in consecutive matches even if one of those games was against a Premier League opponent.

Preview of the Northampton vs Walsall match, including latest team news

Northampton

Northampton head into the game after wins over Leyton Orient and Barrow have put them in a decent spot with regards to claiming the third place from Carlisle. In recent weeks, Northampton manager Jon Brady has witnessed his team dropping out of the automatic promotion spots but they can now reclaim the same with a win from the game in hand. Northampton will be without Tyler Magloire for this match.

Walsall

Walsall head into the game having made some key signings in the January window with Matty Stevens being the most important of them. Joss Labadie, Jack Earing, and Liam Kinsella are injury concerns for the team. Coach Michael Flynn finds his team dropping down to 14th after the recent poor form.

Comprehensive Stats including Odds and H2H Numbers for Northampton vs Walsall

These are some of the best stats for the match along with the right tools to make you choose the best odds.

Head to Head

04/10/22

England League 2 England

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Walsall

gb

Northampton

1

0

10/09/22

England League 2 England

gb

Walsall

gb

Northampton

0

0

01/03/22

England League 2 England

gb

Northampton

gb

Walsall

1

1

05/02/22

England League 2 England

gb

Walsall

gb

Northampton

0

1

05/10/21

England EFL Trophy England

gb

Northampton

gb

Walsall

1

1

Last Five - Northampton

24/02/24

England League 1 League 1

Burton Albion

Burton Albion

gb

Northampton

0

2

W

20/02/24

England League 1 League 1

gb

Oxford Utd

gb

Northampton

2

2

D

17/02/24

England League 1 League 1

gb

Bristol Rovers

gb

Northampton

1

3

W

13/02/24

England League 1 League 1

gb

Leyton Orient

gb

Northampton

4

3

L

10/02/24

England League 1 League 1

Bolton

Bolton

gb

Northampton

1

1

D

FAQs on Northampton vs Walsall game

Northampton vs Walsall

Where is the match going to take place? Sixfields Stadium

When will this match start? February 04, 2023 at 15:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Northampton


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