Birmingham vs QPR – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 24, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 24, 2022

The spotlight is on both Birmingham and QPR, as the Championship rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other on Friday at St Andrew’s Trillion Trophy Stadium. Sitting top of the table, QPR claimed 30 points after 16 rounds, while Birmingham have amassed 20 points. This ranks the latter as number 14 in the Championship before the next round.

Birmingham vs QPR Stats

  • Birmingham have not won 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • Birmingham have not lost 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Birmingham have scored in 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Birmingham have conceded in 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • Birmingham have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Queens P.R. have scored in 12 of the last 14 away matches
  • Queens P.R. have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Queens P.R. have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Queens P.R. have conceded in 9 of the last 11 away matches
  • Queens P.R. have won 4 of the last 5 matches

Birmingham vs QPR Lineups

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In their last three matches, Birmingham beat Hull 0-2, drew 1-1 with Burnley, before losing 2-1 against Blackburn. Birmingham just has a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Championship matches at the St Andrew’s Trillion Trophy Stadium. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored six and conceded five goals.

Michael Beale’s QPR won twice in their last three matches but began by losing 3-1 against Luton, before beating Cardiff 3-0. Another win followed, this time 2-1 against Wigan. In their last six Championship away matches, QPR won a very acceptable four times. They’ve also drawn none and lost twice, scoring nine while also conceding seven times. QPR are in the top three when it comes to scoring goals on their travels in the Championship this season. They claimed 11 goals so far, whilst allowing ten goals against.

Birmingham vs QPR H2H

QPR beat Birmingham twice in their most recent meetings, as they claimed wins by 2-1 and 2-0, respectively. In the last ten encounters between the clubs, QPR have been the dominant force winning five matches against Birmingham. The bookies have QPR to win this match at best price odds of 2.72.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Birmingham claimed two wins, drew five and lost three of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. QPR won five, drew one and lost four of their last 10 games away. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Birmingham managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the games at St Andrew’s Trillion Trophy Stadium, QPR kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

QPR won 2-1 and 2-0 in the two most recent meetings with Birmingham, and go into their upcoming match with a psychological advantage.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Birmingham managed an average of 1.1 goals, with QPR averaging 1.7 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet six times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Birmingham, who scored an average of 1.3 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.6 times in those matches.

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