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Lincoln vs Sunderland Predictions & Tips - EFL Trophy deadlock predicted

  • Lincoln vs Sunderland predictions for Tuesday’s EFL Trophy match
  • The fixture is being played at the LNER Stadium (7:00 pm BST)
  • Lincoln have drawn 2 of their last 3 home matches
  • Can the Imps qualify for the knockout stages with a draw against the Black Cats?
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Sunderland are winless in 3 of their last 5 away matches (Getty Images)
Alex Waite 04 Oct 2021
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Lincoln vs Sunderland Predictions

A draw will see Lincoln qualify final 32 and Sunderland will want to stabilise after their recent 4-0 thrashing. I am backing a draw and BTTS. 
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  • Lincoln have drawn 2 of their last 3 home matches (all competitions)
  • Lincoln have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 matches against Sunderland (all competitions)
  • Sunderland are winless in 3 of their last 5 away matches (all competitions)


Sunderland have a 7-5 advantage against Lincoln in 15 meetings with three draws. 

Lincoln Form

Lincoln’s winless run at the LNER extended to three matches following a 2-2 stalemate against Plymouth. 

The Imps conceded early and Lasse Sørensen equalised in the second half. Plymouth then scored a late goal before Anthony Scully’s 90th-minute penalty earned Lincoln a point.

Michael Appleton’s side are winless in four of their last five matches, including a 1-1 home draw against Rotherham. 

Lincoln Injuries & Team News

Midfielder Liam Bridcutt and defender Regan Poole are doubtful.

Striker Chris Maguire may be rested after his return from a long-term hamstring injury. 

Sunderland Form

Sunderland were knocked off top spot in League One on Saturday after a 4-0 loss at Portsmouth.

Lee Johnson's side were 3-0 down at half time and struggled to respond with two shots on target. The Black Cats then conceded a fourth in the second period. 

Sunderland have been inconsistent away this season and they have conceded nine goals in their last four on the road. 

Sunderland Injuries & Team News

Midfielder Lyndon Gooch could return to the squad following a recent knock.

Defender Callum Doyle is set to start after coming off the bench against Portsmouth. 

Centre back pair Arbenit Xhemajli and Jordan Willis are ruled out. 

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Lincoln have drawn regularly at home and Sunderland are unconvincing away. Both sides concede plenty of goals and I am backing a 1-1 draw.

Best Bet: BTTS Yes BTTS $1.93 at Ladbrokes Australia - 4 Units
Value Bet: Draw Full Time Result $3.60 at Neds - 2 Units
Correct Score Tip: 1-1 Draw Correct Score $7.00 at Bookmaker - 1 Unit

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