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COLCHESTER UNITED v GRIMSBY TOWN
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Colchester United v Grimsby Town Tips, Predictions and Odds

Colchester United host Grimsby Town in matchday 16 of League Two on Saturday 5th December, 5:30pm at JobServe Community Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 12th place in the table having beaten Grimsby Town 2-1 last time out, while the visitors are in 18th after their 2-1 loss against Colchester United.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Colchester United have a 47% chance of beating Grimsby Town

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Colchester
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Grimsby
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Colchester have won 60% of their last 20 home league games and Grimsby have lost 35% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Grimsby won away in the league was 1 game ago against Crawley. The last time Colchester lost a home league game was 9 matches ago against Cheltenham.

Colchester last kept a clean sheet at home 5 games ago, and have kept 7 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Grimsby last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 9 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 12 league games Colchester has won at home, they scored first 10 times. Of the 7 away games Grimsby has lost, they conceded first 7 times.

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Colchester
14TH
d
H
1 - 1
d
H
0 - 0
l
H
1 - 2
w
H
2 - 1
d
H
1 - 1
w
H
2 - 1
Colchester have won 10, drawn 7 and lost 3 of their last 20 home games
32
F
21
A
Grimsby
23RD
l
H
3 - 0
l
H
3 - 0
l
H
3 - 1
l
H
3 - 1
l
H
2 - 1
w
H
1 - 2
Grimsby have won 5, drawn 4 and lost 11 of their last 20 away games
21
F
38
A
League Two table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Colchester
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Grimsby
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
 
1-1
 
2-1
Cambridge2512671542
 
1-2
May 8
 
1-0
Feb 27
Forest Green241185941
Mar 6
 
1-0
 
1-2
 
3-0
Morecambe241257041
Apr 20
 
3-1
 
0-0
Apr 24
Cheltenham2411761140
Apr 5
 
1-3
Mar 6
 
2-1
Newport231175940
 
0-2
Feb 6
Mar 2
 
3-2
Carlisle2112361239
 
1-1
Mar 9
May 1
Feb 2
Salford2410861238
 
0-4
Apr 2
TBA
May 8
Tranmere241158138
Feb 13
 
5-0
Feb 23
 
6-1
Exeter239951436
 
1-4
Feb 20
 
2-1
Feb 6
L Orient2411310736
Mar 2
 
2-3
Apr 17
 
1-1
Walsall258116-135
Mar 27
 
1-0
 
1-1
Feb 20
Crawley22976634
Feb 23
 
1-2
Feb 13
 
1-1
Mansfield247116232
 
1-1
Mar 20
-
-
Colchester H247107-531
Mar 13
 
2-1
 
3-3
Apr 10
Oldham259412-631
 
0-0
Apr 24
Mar 20
 
1-1
Port Vale268513-529
May 1
 
3-0
Jan 29
 
0-1
Scunthorpe259214-729
 
1-0
 
3-0
Mar 27
 
0-0
Bradford23779-328
 
1-2
Apr 10
 
2-0
Apr 2
Bolton247710-928
Apr 17
 
0-0
 
2-1
Mar 9
Harrogate247611-527
 
1-2
Feb 27
Apr 5
 
1-1
Barrow235810-223
 
1-0
TBA
 
3-1
 
0-0
Stevenage234109-822
Jan 30
 
0-0
 
2-1
Mar 13
Grimsby A255614-2421
-
-
Apr 20
 
2-0
Southend255515-2320
 
0-0
 
3-1
Colchester v Grimsby expected goals and 2020/21 League Two performance
Colchester
XG (expected goals)
Grimsby
1.6
1.2
Attack rating
31%
better
COU
GRI
+ view stats
Games scored19
+26%
14
Failed to score5
+55%
11
Scored first11
+45%
6
Goals scored28
+32%
19
Avg. scored1.2
+33%
0.8
Shots per game9.0
9.0
Shots per goal8.0
+33%
12.0
Conversion rate12%
+25%
9%
KickOff rating
+31%
Defence rating
22%
better
COU
GRI
+ view stats
Games conceded18
+5%
19
Clean sheets6
6
Conceded first10
+33%
15
Goals conceded33
+23%
43
Avg. conceded1.4
+18%
1.7
Shots per game15.0
+27%
11.0
Shots per goal11.0
+45%
6.0
Conversion rate9%
+55%
20%
KickOff rating
+22%
Colchester
Average points per game
Grimsby
1.3
0.8
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 11% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

H 1-0
0%
0.00
D 0-0
0%
0.00
A 0-1
0%
0.00
H 2-0
0%
0.00
D 1-1
0%
0.00
A 0-2
0%
0.00
H 2-1
0%
0.00
D 2-2
0%
0.00
A 1-2
0%
0.00
H 3-0
0%
0.00
D 3-3
0%
0.00
A 0-3
0%
0.00
H 3-1
0%
0.00
D 4-4
0%
0.00
A 1-3
0%
0.00
H 3-2
0%
0.00
A 2-3
0%
0.00
H 4-0
0%
0.00
A 0-4
0%
0.00
H 4-1
0%
0.00
A 1-4
0%
0.00
H 4-2
0%
0.00
A 2-4
0%
0.00
H 4-3
0%
0.00
A 3-4
0%
0.00
H 5-0
0%
0.00
A 0-5
0%
0.00
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CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS:

Colchester have scored 2 goals or more in 12 of their last 20 home games. Grimsby have conceded at least 2 goals in 7 of their last 20 away games.

Colchester have conceded 1 goal or less in 16 of their last 20 home league games. Grimsby have scored 1 goal or less in 14 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Colchester
14TH
0-2
1-2
2-3
1-1
0-0
1-1
3-3
0-0
1-1
2-2
2-1
2-1
2-1
1-0
1-0
2-1
3-1
2-0
3-0
3-1
Grimsby
23RD
3-0
3-0
3-1
3-1
5-0
3-0
3-1
2-1
1-0
1-0
3-2
0-0
0-0
1-1
1-1
1-2
2-3
2-3
1-3
0-2
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 54% chance of both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

BTTS yes
0%
0.00
BTTS No
0%
0.00
BTTS + draw
0%
0.00
BTTS + away
0%
0.00
BTTS + home
0%
0.00

BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

55% of Colchester's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 6, drew 1 and lost 4 of those games.

45% of Grimsby's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 4, drew 2 and lost 3 of those games.

The last time Colchester failed to score at home in the league was a 0-2 loss to Cheltenham in February this year.

The last time Grimsby kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 0-0 draw against Stevenage in October this year.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Colchester
14TH
Both teams to score
In Colchester's last 20 home games both teams have scored 13 times, and both teams have not scored 7 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.6
Avg. goals against:
1.05
Grimsby
23RD
Both teams to score
In Grimsby's last 20 away games both teams have scored 11 times, and both teams have not scored 9 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.05
Avg. goals against:
1.9
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 52% chance of this match having over 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Colchester's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.7 goals a game. Grimsby's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.4 goals a game.

Colchester have scored on average at home in the league 1.8 goals a game and conceded on average 1 goal.

Grimsby have scored on average away in the league 1 goal a game and conceded on average 1.4 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Colchester
14TH
Over / under 2.5 goals
In Colchester's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 11 times, and under 2.5 goals 9 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.6
Avg. goals against:
1.05
Grimsby
23RD
Over / under 2.5 goals
In Grimsby's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 13 times, and under 2.5 goals 7 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.05
Avg. goals against:
1.9
LAST TIME OUT:
Colchester United won their last League Two match 2-1. Grimsby Town lost their's 2-1.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Colchester United 2-1 Grimsby Town
Colchester United's last match was in League Two against Grimsby Town on Saturday 5th December at JobServe Community Stadium. They won the game 2-1 with goals from Tommy Smith and Callum Harriott.

Colchester United 2-1 Grimsby Town
Grimsby Town's last match was in League Two against Colchester United on Saturday 5th December at JobServe Community Stadium. They lost the game 2-1 with a goal from Luke Hendrie.