Preview of U22 Timor Leste vs U22 Philippines first half match on May 4th at 19:00, for the 32nd Southeast Asian (SEA) Games men's football tournament. The most accurate analysis for the Asian handicap and first-half over/under of this match.
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ANALYSIS OF U22 TIMOR LESTE VS U22 PHILIPPINES FIRST HALF ODDS
Firstly, when the odds were first released for this match, the bookmakers had set the handicap for the first half at 1/2:0. However, the market trend was clearly leaning towards the upper side.
The odds for U22 Philippines -1/2 fluctuated downwards, while the odds for U22 Timor Leste +1/2 showed an increasing trend in terms of profit. Before the trend of increasing odds for U22 Philippines, the bookmakers had to adjust the first half handicap to 3/4:0.
This indicates that U22 Philippines is the brighter investment option for the first half. In the 2019 SEA Games, U22 Philippines won 2-0 in the first 45 minutes against U22 Timor Leste before winning the game 6-1 overall. U22 Philippines started their SEA Games campaign this year with a 0-3 loss to U22 Indonesia.
However, they managed to cling to hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals with a 1-1 draw against the host team U22 Cambodia in the second round. Facing U22 Timor Leste in the next match, U22 Philippines will certainly be pressing right from the kick-off.
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Pick: U22 Philippines -3/4 U22 TIMOR LESTE VS U22 PHILIPPINES FIRST HALF OVER/UNDER
The upper side is expected to win the handicap, so the scenario of an over in the first half in the upcoming match between U22 Timor Leste and U22 Philippines has received a lot of trust before the game. On the Asian exchange, the bookmakers set the first-half total goal odds for this match at 1 1/4, and the over choice is attracting a lot of attention.
After two losses of 0-4 to U22 Cambodia and 0-1 to U22 Myanmar, U22 Timor Leste has nothing to lose. They promise to create an open game against U22 Philippines in the upcoming match. This clearly helps the scenario of a first-half over become even more plausible before the kick-off.