Play-Off Finals Betting Guide: 26th-28th May 2018

A massive weekend of English play-off action as six sides from the Championship, League One and League Two try and get promoted to their higher divisions.

Aston Villa take on Fulham in the Championship Final, which is billed as the richest one-off game of football in the world – the winners will be rewarded with a Premier League slot.

Then on Sunday we’ve got the League One play-off game between Rotherham and Shrewsbury, while on Monday Exeter and Coventry battle it out for the League Two play-off – all games are played at Wembley Stadium.

We’ve got the main head-to-head stats to apply to each game, plus our best bets for each game.

 

Saturday 26th May 2018

Aston Villa v Fulham 17:00

– Met twice this season, Fulham 2-0 A Villa, A Villa 2-1 Fulham
– Fulham have lost just 2 of their last 8 vs Villa
– 7 of the last 10 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams didn’t score in 6 of the last 10 head-to-heads
– 4 draws in the last 12 head-to-heads
– Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham) has scored 2 in the last 3 head-to-heads
– Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham) is their leading scorer this season (16 goals)
– Albert Adomah (Villa) is their leading scorer this season (15 goals)

 

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS @1.57 (odds are subject to change)

 

Sunday 27th May 2018

Rotherham v Shrewsbury 15:00

– Met twice this season, Rotherham 1-2 Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury 0-1 Rotherham
– 5 of the last 6 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams scored in 6 of the last 8 head-to-heads
– Rotherham have scored in their last 8 vs Shrewsbury
– 2 draws in the last 7 head-to-heads
– Two RED CARDS in the last 4 head-to-heads (1 each)
– Stefan Payne (Shrewsbury) is their leading scorer this season (14 goals)
– Kieffer Moore (Rotherham) is their leading scorer this season (13 goals)

 

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @1.90 

 

Monday 28th May 2018

Coventry v Exeter 15:00

– Met twice this season, Exeter 1-0 Coventry, Coventry 2-0 Exeter
– 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams DIDN’T score in 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads
– No draws in the last 11 head-to-heads (all comps)
– Jayden Stockley (Exeter) is their leading scorer this season (25 goals)
– Marc McNulty (Coventry) is their leading scorer this season (28 goals)

 

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS @1.65

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