Macarthur vs Central Coast Mariners Betting Tips and Prediction 13 Jan 2023. On Friday, the Macarthur and Central Coast Mariners square off in the A-League. In the A-League on Friday, Macarthur will host the second-place Central Coast Mariners at the Campbelltown Sports Stadium (January 13). The hosts are two points behind Central Coast and are now in fourth position in the standings. Al Hassan Toure and Ulises Davila’s goals helped them defeat the Newcastle Jets 2-0 at home to get back on track.
The Mariners, meanwhile, defeated Adelaide United 4-0 at home on Saturday to record their fourth victory in five games. Against Adelaide, who also scored two own goals, Jacob Farrell and Beni N’Kololo scored in the second half.
Macarthur vs Central Coast Mariners – Important Points:
Since 2021, the two rivals from New South Wales have only clashed eight times. Leading 4-3 in Central Coast. Over 2.5 goals have been scored in each of their last three encounters, with Macarthur winning the rematch 3-2 on the road. With 24 goals in 11 games, Central Coast has the best-attacking record in the A-League this season, while Macarthur has 15 goals in 11 games.
In three of the hosts’ last five games, there have been fewer than 2.5 goals, with at least one team recording a clean sheet. In four of their last five league games, Central Coast has seen over three goals, scoring twice in three of those games. Both of Central Coast’s victories in the three encounters between the two teams at Macarthur were decisive.
Macarthur vs Central Coast Mariners – The Prediction:
The last four weeks have seen three of Macarthur’s five victories this year. Just one of their four home games this season have they failed to score.
While this is happening, the Mariners’ form has improved recently. They have four victories in five games, scoring 11 goals while giving up only three. A close game may occur because the two teams have played evenly in recent meetings, but the visitors should pull out a slim victory.
Macarthur 1-2 Central Coast Mariners
Macarthur vs Central Coast Mariners – The Tip:
1: Results: Central Coast
2: Total goals Over 3 goals: Yes
3: Macarthur will score first: Yes
4: One goal will be scored in the first half: Yes
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