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NIFL Premiership | Gameweek 2
Apr 13, 2024 at 3pm UK
Belfast Loughshore Hotel Arena

Carrick
2 - 1
Ballymena

Tilney (66'), Purkis (77')
Cushley (14'), Crowe (55'), Buchanan-Rolleston (90+2')
FT(HT: 0-0)
Stewart (90+4')
Gawne (3'), McMurray (19'), Nelson (80')
Coverage of the NIFL Premiership clash between Carrick Rangers and Ballymena United.

Form, Standings, Stats

Last Game: Dungannon 3-2 Carrick
Saturday, April 6 at 3pm in NIFL Premiership
Last Game: Loughgall 2-3 Ballymena
Saturday, April 6 at 3pm in NIFL Premiership

Data Analysis

Our analysis of all available data, including recent performances and player stats up until an hour before kickoff, suggested the most likely outcome of this match was a Carrick Rangers win with a probability of 48.71%. A win for Ballymena United had a probability of 26.84% and a draw had a probability of 24.4%.

The most likely scoreline for a Carrick Rangers win was 1-0 with a probability of 9.99%. The next most likely scorelines for that outcome were 2-1 (9.5%) and 2-0 (8.21%). The likeliest Ballymena United win was 0-1 (7.03%), while for a drawn scoreline it was 1-1 (11.55%). The actual scoreline of 2-1 was predicted with a 9.5% likelihood. Our data analysis correctly predicted that Carrick Rangers would win this match.

Result
Carrick RangersDrawBallymena United
48.71% (-0.009999999999998 -0.01) 24.44% (0.033000000000001 0.03) 26.84% (-0.026999999999997 -0.03)
Both teams to score 55.29% (-0.143 -0.14)
Goals
Over 2.5Under 2.5
53.05% (-0.176 -0.18)46.95% (0.171 0.17)
Over 3.5Under 3.5
30.8% (-0.166 -0.17)69.2% (0.16 0.16)
Carrick Rangers Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
80.67% (-0.074999999999989 -0.07)19.33% (0.069999999999997 0.07)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
48.9% (-0.121 -0.12)51.1% (0.116 0.12)
Ballymena United Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
68.54% (-0.11500000000001 -0.12)31.46% (0.11 0.11)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
32.16% (-0.13200000000001 -0.13)67.84% (0.127 0.13)
Score Analysis
    Carrick Rangers 48.71%
    Ballymena United 26.84%
    Draw 24.43%
Carrick RangersDrawBallymena United
1-0 @ 9.99% (0.048999999999999 0.05)
2-1 @ 9.5% (-0.0030000000000001 -0)
2-0 @ 8.21% (0.023 0.02)
3-1 @ 5.2% (-0.013 -0.01)
3-0 @ 4.5% (0.0019999999999998 0)
3-2 @ 3.01% (-0.017 -0.02)
4-1 @ 2.14% (-0.01 -0.01)
4-0 @ 1.85% (-0.004 -0)
4-2 @ 1.24% (-0.01 -0.01)
Other @ 3.08%
Total : 48.71%
1-1 @ 11.55% (0.020000000000001 0.02)
0-0 @ 6.08% (0.043 0.04)
2-2 @ 5.49% (-0.019 -0.02)
3-3 @ 1.16% (-0.01 -0.01)
Other @ 0.15%
Total : 24.43%
0-1 @ 7.03% (0.029000000000001 0.03)
1-2 @ 6.68% (-0.0069999999999997 -0.01)
0-2 @ 4.07% (0.0049999999999999 0)
1-3 @ 2.58% (-0.01 -0.01)
2-3 @ 2.12% (-0.014 -0.01)
0-3 @ 1.57% (-0.0029999999999999 -0)
Other @ 2.8%
Total : 26.84%

Head to Head
Mar 16, 2024 3pm
Gameweek 32
Ballymena
0-2
Carrick

Robinson (33')
Teelan (29'), Macuilaitis (88')
Watson (16'), Stewart (22')
Dec 15, 2023 7.45pm
Gameweek 21
Ballymena
0-2
Carrick

Boyle (47'), Rocks (90+2')
Cushley (28' pen.), Purkis (90+6')
Crowe (61'), Gordon (79'), Andrews (84'), Andrews (85')
Sep 9, 2023 3pm
Gameweek 7
Carrick
0-1
Ballymena

Watson (25'), Glendinning (52'), Cushley (77'), Macuilaitis (90+8')
Westendorf (26' pen.)
Rocks (14'), Taylor (32'), Coates (63'), Friel (77'), O'Neill (90+3')
Apr 29, 2023 5.30pm
Feb 14, 2023 7.45pm
Gameweek 28
Carrick
1-0
Ballymena
Macuilaitis (28')
rhs 2.0
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Tables header RHS
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
Championship Round
1LarneLarne531185216490
2LinfieldLinfield514082404285
3CliftonvilleCliftonville512280433775
4CrusadersCrusaders530261431864
5GlentoranGlentoran511374433160
6ColeraineColeraine51224769-2246
Relegation Round
1Carrick RangersCarrick54015472-1850
2Dungannon SwiftsDungannon55006469-547
3Loughgall52036068-845
4GlenavonGlenavon51044570-2537
5Ballymena UnitedBallymena53022970-4128
6Newry City AFC50052699-7317
 
Regular Season
1LarneLarne33248169175280
2LinfieldLinfield33253576354178
3CliftonvilleCliftonville33224773304370
4GlentoranGlentoran33168968373156
5CrusadersCrusaders331671055361955
6ColeraineColeraine33118144157-1641
7Loughgall33116165059-939
8Carrick RangersCarrick33115174365-2238
9GlenavonGlenavon33104194060-2034
10Dungannon SwiftsDungannon3388175267-1532
11Ballymena UnitedBallymena3354242063-4319
12Newry City AFC3345242283-6117


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