Motherwell vs Dundee United – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: April 15, 2023
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: April 15, 2023

The penultimate round of the Premiership season presents an interesting battle between Motherwell and Dundee United. The match takes place on Saturday at Fir Park.

Motherwell vs Dundee United Stats

  • In 7 of the last 9 home matches Motherwell played, both teams scored
  • Motherwell have not won 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • Motherwell have conceded in 11 of the last 12 home matches
  • Motherwell have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 matches Motherwell played, both teams scored
  • Dundee United have conceded in 22 of the last 24 away matches
  • Dundee United have not won 16 of the last 18 away matches
  • Dundee United have lost 7 of the last 9 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Dundee United have not won 11 of the last 12 matches
  • Dundee United have conceded in 11 of the last 12 matches

Motherwell vs Dundee United Squad lists

Motherwell Squad

Stuart Kettlewell will choose the starting lineup for the upcoming game against Dundee United from the following players:

  • Liam Kelly, Sean Goss, Paul McGinn, Blair Spittal, Kevin van Veen, Ricki Lamie, Callum Slattery, Dean Cornelius, Max Johnston, Stephen O’Donnell, Stuart McKinstry, James Furlong, Calum Butcher, Dan Casey, Jonathan Obika, Joseph Efford, Ross Tierney, Bevis Mugabi, Josh Morris, Oliver Crankshaw, Shane Blaney, Jack Aitchison, Mikael Mandron, Jake Carroll, Riku Danzaki, Louis Moult, Aston Oxborough, Sam Campbell, Lennon Miller, Nathan McGinley, Rolando Aarons, Dylan Mackin, Luca Ross, Mark Ferrie.

Dundee United Squad

Here is the full squad of the away team. The 41 year-old Dundee United manager Goodwin will select his starting XI from these players:

  • Newman, Birighitti, Behich, Mulgrew, Petrie, Freeman, Smith, Ayina, Thomson, Graham, Edwards, Cleall-Harding, McMann, Djoum, Sibbald, Levitt, Harkes, Niskanen, McGrath, Fotheringham, Cudjoe, Pawlett, Middleton, MacLeod, Anaku, Fletcher.

Motherwell vs Dundee United Lineups

Motherwell vs Dundee United Preview

Motherwell look back on their last three matches with six points to show for their efforts. Against Rangers, they were left empty-handed in a 2-4 defeat, but they avenged themselves by beating Hibernian in a 1-3 win. They followed that up with a 3-0 win against Livingston in their most recent outing. In their last six Premiership home matches, Motherwell have three wins, while they’ve drawn one and lost two. They scored ten and conceded eight goals. Motherwell are one of the worst home teams in the Premiership with a dismal 15 points and just four wins. They scored 19 at Fir Park while conceding 24 as well.

Dundee United collected four points from a possible nine in their last three matches. An encounter with St. Mirren brought a 1-1 draw, which was followed by a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Rangers. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail as they beat Hibernian by a 2-1 scoreline. Dundee United didn’t manage a single away win in their last six Premiership matches, but managed two draws, while suffering four defeats. They conceded 13 and scored four goals themselves. No team split the points as many times on their travels, as Dundee United did this season, in the Premiership. They have so far collected no less than five draws.

Motherwell vs Dundee United H2H

The last time the pair played each other Motherwell came away as 0-1 winners, and rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind this coming Saturday. Motherwell go into their upcoming match against Dundee United with a 30% winning record in recent meetings. This gives them a 3-3-4 record in the latest encounters with their next opponent. A record worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premiership standings

Motherwell approach the next Premiership round as number 8 in the table, having claimed 36 points this season so far. With 31 games behind them, Dundee United amassed 25 points, placing them as number 12 before their next fixture.

Full Time Betting

Fir Park witnessed Motherwell winning three times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing five as well. Dundee United claimed one wins, two draw and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. Motherwell put five wins on the board in their last 10 Premiership matches. Their visitors from Dundee United claimed all three points in one of their previous 10 league matches.

Both Teams to Score

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Motherwell came away with a 0-1 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Fir Park. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in the last ten matches between Dundee United and Motherwell. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.91 with the bookies. The 3 most recent Premiership encounters between Motherwell and Dundee United had under 1.5 goals. Punters probably shouldn’t go looking for both teams to score, when Dundee United come visiting Motherwell. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in their last ten matches. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.91 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out six times in the past ten encounters between Dundee United and Motherwell, whereas under 2.5 goals happened three times. Motherwell scored an average of 0.8 goals a game, with Dundee United averaging one goal in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Motherwell’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.7 goals on the way. 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 0.7 goals in these matches.

About Joe Kizlauskas

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