Wealdstone vs Solihull MoorsEnglish National League, KO: 19:45 Oct 5, 2021, Grosvenor Vale
Wealdstone will be looking to snap out of a slump when they welcome Solihull Moors to Grosvenor Vale for a midweek National League fixture. Neither team has been at their best lately but Solihull have fared slightly better than their hosts and given their record on the road, should pick the points.
Wealdstone are coming off a 5-0 defeat at Torquay United in their previous National League fixture. They were poor at the back and struggled to create chances at the other end of the pitch.
The Stones are having a torrid time this season and have claimed just two wins from their nine matches so far. Stuart Maynard's men currently sit 16th on the table, just four points above the bottom three.
Wealdstone have also found things difficult at home with just one win at Grosvenor Vale this season. Their struggles at home actually stretch all the way to last season with seven defeats in their last 10 matches.
Solihull Moors earned a 2-0 victory over Southend United last time out in the National League. They were on the front foot for much of the encounter and took the lead when Shaun Hobson put through his own net while James Ball added the second after the break.
It was a good win for Solihull Moors who were beaten 5-1 by Dagenham and Redbridge in their previous fixture. They have now won four of their last six matches and are just five points behind leaders Grimsby Town.
Solihull Moors also do some good work on the road with the loss at Dagenham their only away defeat this season. However, Neal Ardley's men are often unconvincing at the back and have kept just one clean sheet in their last eight away matches.
How the bookies view it
Solihull Moors head into Tuesday’s match as favourites among the bookies with bet365 offering 5/6 for a home win. A victory for Wealdstone is valued at 16/5 by Vbet while a draw is set at odds of 27/10 by SBK.
Head to head
Solihull Moors have won the two previous matches against Wealdstone with both fixtures coming last season. They earned a 3-0 victory at home before running out 4-1 winners in the return fixture at Grosvenor Vale.
Players to watch
Josh Umerah often leads the line for Wealdstone and is their leading scorer with five goals this season. The hosts have scored in six of their last seven home matches and with Umerah leading the line, could be backed to find the net at 2/5 with Vbet.
Joseph Sbarra carries a major goal threat from midfield and is the top scorer for Solihull Moors with seven goals. The visitors have scored in nine of their last 10 away matches and Sbarra can ensure that run continues at 2/13 with Vbet.
Anything else catch the eye?
There were over 4.5 goals in the last meeting between Wealdstone and Solihull Moors and a repeat is priced at 9/2 with Unibet. Wealdstone have seen over 3.5 goals in three of their last four matches and could be set for a similar outcome at 20/11 with SBK.
Wealdstone and Solihull Moors were on target after the break in their last meeting and both teams could be tipped to once again score after the break at 2/1 with SBK.
This English National League match between Wealdstone and Solihull Moors will be played on Oct 5, 2021 and kick off at 19:45. Check below for our tipsters best Wealdstone vs Solihull Moors prediction. You may also visit our dedicated betting previews section for the most up to date previews.