Shelbourne vs Athlone Town by DrVonKlaps
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Ireland 1st Div
Shelbourne vs Athlone Town. Home win 1.25 - Away win 11.00
If we look carefully at the form of Shelbourne, we can see that their last victory was in July, and that against Cabinteely. After that, there were only defeats. Form looks terrible.
Certainly, the same can be said about Athlone Town. Also terrible. Last win was indeed a few days ago (against Cabinteely too), but except of that, we only see defeats.
So, we keep on mind that team forms are similar.
We also note that there isnt any motive in this match. No one is going to be relegated. Why should any team bleed to win?
And finally, the last time they met, Athlone won 1-0 at home. The bookmaker's odds for home win that time were 17.00!
I note that for two reasons:
1) teams do not seem to have big differences in their performance
2) odds sometimes are indeed inappropriate
Odds seem to be wrong. A team that did not win since July, in my opinion can not be a 1.25 odds favorite.
I 'll bet on Athlone Town (+0,5) AH, (the same as double chance) with pretty much good odds.
|2 (+0.5)||Bet365||4.10||3||3-0 LOST (-3 units)|
* Odds as of post published time and are subject to change.