Cambridge United vs Bristol Rovers – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: League One
Cambridge Utd
Full Time
1:2
Bristol Rovers
Highlights and Stats


Cambridge United will face Bristol Rovers for a showdown of the 26th round of League One. The game will take place on 07/01 as Abbey Stadium will welcome the opponents. Cambridge United presently occupy the 19th position in the standings, with a total of 24 points. Their rivals sit on the 11th spot, having collected 34 points thus far.

Cambridge United vs Bristol Rovers Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/10/08Last 18 Games
Cambridge Utd
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
Bristol Rovers
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome

Worth Mentioning

The most recent time when Cambridge United and Bristol Rovers locked horns, the game finished with the score of 2:1 to Bristol Rovers. The two clubs took on each other on the 8th of October 2022. Bristol Rovers are enjoying a streak of four straight victories, and have not tasted defeat in the previous five matches against Cambridge United. Playing at home turned out advantageous in the latest 6 face-to-face clashes. The hosts went all guns on their opponents and secured 4 victories and remained unscathed in 5 of 6. Only 1 of the previous 6 meetings ended in a draw. Four of the last five encounters saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and four featured more than two and a half goals. Throughout the extent of this period, Cambridge United was not successful at all in maintaining a clean sheet, and Bristol Rovers managed to prevent goals in their net on one occasion. The previous five games ended with an average of 3.20 scored goals.

Cambridge United vs Bristol Rovers Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 18 games

Cambridge UtdBristol Rovers
  • Goals

    1.11
    1.78
  • Fouls

    11.00
    7.00
  • Corners

    4.00
    7.00
  • Offsides

    0.00
    3.00
  • Cards

    2.00
    4.00
  • Posession

    62%
    38%

Cambridge United Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Laway

Cambridge United recorded a heavy 5:0 away loss when coming up against Sheffield Wednesday in a League One encounter on January 2nd. Currently, the outfit is on a streak of two consecutive defeats. It appears location has little to no impact on how Cambridge United’s previous 10 meetings unfolded. These ended in 4 home victories and 2 triumphs for the visiting sides. Across their previous five clashes, three produced over 2.5 goals and two saw both sides netting goals. Cambridge United succeeded in keeping one clean sheet during these, while they proved unsuccessful in scoring in three. The statistics show that the team’s most recent 5 outings averaged 2.40 goals.
  • Goals
    0.40
  • Fouls
    9.67
  • Corners
    4.00
  • Offsides
    1.56
  • Cards
    1.78
  • Posession
    39%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
League One2023/01/02Sheffield WednesdayCambridge United50 L
League One2022/12/30Derby CountyCambridge United10 L
League One2022/12/26Cambridge UnitedShrewsbury Town21 W
League One2022/12/10Cambridge UnitedPlymouth Argyle00 D
League One2022/12/03Forest Green RoversCambridge United21 L
FA Cup2022/11/26Cambridge UnitedGrimsby Town12 L
League One2022/11/19Cambridge UnitedAccrington Stanley01 L
FA Cup2022/11/15Cambridge UnitedCurzon Ashton00 D
FA Cup2022/11/06Curzon AshtonCambridge United00 D
League One2022/10/29Peterborough UnitedCambridge United10 L

Bristol Rovers Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Laway

Bristol Rovers previously faced Cheltenham Town on Sunday and the final score was a slender 2:1 victory at home. Playing at your own stadium had no significant role in the latest ten clashes for Bristol Rovers, as the teams involved enjoyed 5 home triumphs and 4 away wins. Only one of the previous 10 meetings concluded in a draw. All of their most recent five encounters produced more than 2.5 goals with all seeing both of the teams netting goals. Within this time frame, Bristol Rovers could not keep a clean sheet and netted one or more in all. The goalkeepers had a busy time throughout the team’s recent five outings, as they had to pull the ball out of the nets twenty-one times combined.
  • Goals
    1.80
  • Fouls
    9.50
  • Corners
    4.50
  • Offsides
    1.00
  • Cards
    1.50
  • Posession
    57%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
League One2023/01/01Bristol RoversCheltenham Town21 W
League One2022/12/29Bristol RoversExeter City34 L
League One2022/12/26Wycombe WanderersBristol Rovers21 L
League One2022/12/17Charlton AthleticBristol Rovers12 W
FL Trophy2022/12/13Bristol RoversMilton Keynes Dons41 W
League One2022/12/10Bristol RoversPort Vale10 W
League One2022/12/02Bolton WanderersBristol Rovers11 D
FA Cup2022/11/27Bristol RoversBoreham Wood02 L
FL Trophy2022/11/23Colchester UnitedBristol Rovers12 W
League One2022/10/29Derby CountyBristol Rovers42 L

Formations and Lineups

Cambridge Utd

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G25William Mannion
  • D2George Williams
  • D15Jubril Okedina
  • D5Greg Taylor
  • D42Steve Seddon
  • M27Ben Worman
  • M4Paul Digby
  • M18Shilow Tracey
  • M26Harvey Knibbs
  • M7James Brophy
  • F10Sam Smith
25 William Mannion 2 George Williams 15 Jubril Okedina 5 Greg Taylor 42 Steve Seddon 27 Ben Worman 4 Paul Digby 18 Shilow Tracey 26 Harvey Knibbs 7 James Brophy 10 Sam Smith

Bristol Rovers

Formation:3-4-1-2
  • G1James Belshaw
  • D37Bobby Thomas
  • D2James Connolly
  • D28James Gibbons
  • M30Luca Hoole
  • M6Sam Finley
  • M15Paul Coutts
  • M7Scott Sinclair
  • F10Aaron Collins
  • F40Josh Coburn
  • F18Ryan Loft
1 James Belshaw 37 Bobby Thomas 2 James Connolly 28 James Gibbons 30 Luca Hoole 6 Sam Finley 15 Paul Coutts 7 Scott Sinclair 10 Aaron Collins 40 Josh Coburn 18 Ryan Loft

Match Details

Cambridge UtdvsBristol Rovers
  • 90+1`
    J. Marquis
  • 89`
    J. Lankester
  • 80`
    (in) A. Evans(out) A. Collins
  • 80`
    (in) L. Gordon(out) S. Sinclair
  • 70`
    (in) J. Ironside(out) H. Knibbs
  • 70`
    (in) J. Lankester(out) S. Tracey
  • 65`
    (in) J. Marquis(out) R. Loft
  • 56`
    P. Coutts
  • 48`
    P. Digby
  • 45+6`
    (in) L. Bennett(out) S. Seddon
  • 41`
    S. Seddon
  • 29`
    1 - 2
    S. SinclairL. Hoole
  • 21`
    1 - 1
    J. Coburn
  • 14`
    R. Loft
  • 12`
    J. Connolly
  • 5`
    S. SmithH. Knibbs
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

Cambridge UtdvsBristol Rovers
  • 7James Brophy
    7.3 / 10
  • 10Sam Smith
    7.3 / 10
  • 26Harvey Knibbs
    7.2 / 10
  • 4Paul Digby
    6.9 / 10
  • 27Ben Worman
    6.6 / 10
  • 18Shilow Tracey
    6.6 / 10
  • 14Jack Lankester
    6.5 / 10
  • 25William Mannion
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Greg Taylor
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Joe Ironside
    6.3 / 10
  • 2George Williams
    6.2 / 10
  • 15Jubril Okedina
    6.2 / 10
  • 28Liam Bennett
    6.2 / 10
  • 42Steve Seddon
    5.9 / 10
  • 7Scott Sinclair
    7.5 / 10
  • 10Aaron Collins
    7.5 / 10
  • 30Luca Hoole
    7 / 10
  • 15Paul Coutts
    7 / 10
  • 28James Gibbons
    6.9 / 10
  • 40Josh Coburn
    6.9 / 10
  • 1James Belshaw
    6.6 / 10
  • 37Bobby Thomas
    6.6 / 10
  • 2James Connolly
    6.6 / 10
  • 9John Marquis
    6.6 / 10
  • 6Sam Finley
    6.5 / 10
  • 3Lewis Gordon
    6.5 / 10
  • 18Ryan Loft
    6.3 / 10
  • 21Antony Evans
    6.2 / 10

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