Plymouth vs MK Dons:Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

The League One campaign comes to an end Saturday lunchtime (12:30pm kick-off) and this is a crucial game at the top as sixth hosts third.

Plymouth vs MK Dons: Betting Tips

  • Under 2.5 goals @ 17/20 with William Hill
  • 0-0 at half-time @ 15/8 with Sky Bet
  • Plymouth vs MK Dons: Predictions

    Plymouth vs MK Dons: Predictions

    Bet Prediction Best odds
    BTTS? No 11/10
    Correct score Plymouth 0-1 MK Dons 17/2
    First Goalscorer Troy Parrott 7/1

    Both teams need all three points here with the hosts needing all three to secure a play-off position while the visitors need to win to have a chance of automatic promotion. Plymouth are currently sixth and can finish as fourth but as low as seventh.

    Plymouth are stuttering over the line failing to win any of their last four with three of these finishing all-square. MK Dons had also gone three without victory before a 2-0 defeat of Morecambe last weekend.

    Steven Schumacher is the man in the Argyle dugout as he seeks to lead them to the Championship for the first time since 2009-10. Their main goal threat has been Ryan Hardie who has 16 goals for the campaign.

    MK Dons are led by 36-year-old Liam Manning who has done an excellent job since taking over from Russell Martin. Scott Twine is their main goalscorer with 16 from midfield while forward Mo Eisa has 12.

    Both these teams have been strong at the back this campaign with the second (Plymouth) and third best (MK Dons) defensive record. Each of the last seven and 15 of 16 Argyle games have gone under 2.5 goals.

    Plymouth vs MK Dons: Match Stats

    The hosts have kept a remarkable seven successive home clean sheets and at all ground 15 of their last 16 have gone under 2.5 goals. Just two of the last nine MK Dons away games have gone over so back this one to have under 2.5 goals.

    Four of the last five for Plymouth have been level going into the break and both sides could be set for cautious opening 45 minutes. MK Dons will not find it easy breaking down a home defence that has not been beaten since February 26th so back a goalless opening 45 minutes.

    Plymouth vs MK Dons: Squawka Says

    Scoreline prediction: Plymouth 0-1 MK Dons

    Plymouth vs MK Dons: Odds


    Plymouth vs MK Dons: Head to Head

    8 December 2021: MK Dons 1-1 Plymouth- League One

    16 March 2021: MK Dons 2-1 Plymouth- League One

    19 December 2020: Plymouth 1-0 MK Dons- League One

    26 December 2017: MK Dons 0-1 Plymouth- League One

    9 September 2017: Plymouth 0-1 MK Dons- League One

    The reverse fixture came on December 8th and ended in a 1-1 draw with a goal each from Tennai Watson and Conor Grant. Their meetings are traditionally low-scoring with just one of the last six going over 2.5 goals.

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