Livingston vs Dundee United – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 16, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 16, 2023

The Scottish Premiership clash at the Tony Macaroni Arena on Wednesday sees Livingston hosting opponents Dundee United. Livingston approach the next Premiership round as number 4 in the table, having claimed 31 points this season so far. With 21 games behind them, Dundee United amassed 20 points, placing them as number 10 before their next fixture.

Livingston vs Dundee United Stats

  • In the last 14 Livingston home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 16 of the last 18 Livingston matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Livingston have scored in 13 of the last 15 home matches
  • Livingston have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Livingston have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Dundee United have conceded in 17 of the last 19 away matches
  • Dundee United have not won 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • In 8 of the last 9 Dundee United away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 5 of the last 7 away matches Dundee United played, both teams scored
  • In 5 of the last 6 Dundee United matches the sum of goals was under 3.5

Livingston vs Dundee United Lineups

Livingston vs Dundee United Preview

Recent results mean Livingston should be high on confidence, as their last three matches saw them gain seven points. They started off drawing 1-1 with Motherwell, before beating first Ross County by 0-2, then St. Johnstone in a 2-4 win. Livingston only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Premiership matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew two and lost two, as they scored five and conceded seven goals. Livingston managed ten goals at Tony Macaroni Arena so far, while conceding ten. This ranks them among the three lowest-scoring home teams in the Premiership this season.

In their previous three matches, Dundee United beat St. Johnstone 0-1, lost 0-2 against Rangers and drew 2-2 with Hibernian. Dundee United claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Premiership. They also drew two and were defeated three times, as they were outscored by ten goals to seven. Dundee United are among the 2 worst away teams in the Premiership, with a gloomy seven points collected on their travels. They managed to score ten times, while also conceding 17.

Livingston vs Dundee United H2H

Livingston celebrated a 0-1 win in their most recent meeting with their upcoming opponent. Are we in for something similar at Tony Macaroni Arena this coming Wednesday? Livingston enter the match against Dundee United with a 7-1-2 record in their previous ten encounters. A win rate of 70%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premiership Standings

Full Time Betting

Livingston claimed all three points five times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing two along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. Dundee United won two of their last 10 games away while drawing three and losing five in this series of matches. Livingston have been ready from the outset, scoring the opening goal no less than seven times in their previous 10 outings at Tony Macaroni Arena. The visitors scored the first goal of the game in three of their last 10 games away from home.

Both Teams to Score

Livingston hope to extend their grip on Dundee United, whom they outclassed in their last two meetings, winning 2-1 and 1-0, respectively.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to score was a winning bet five times in the last ten encounters between Livingston and Dundee United. There were over two goals five times, as Livingston managed an average of 1.4 goals, while Dundee United scored one goal on average. Livingston saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Dundee United’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.4 goals in these matches.

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