Blackburn enjoy home advantage when visitors Brentford swing by for a clash in the Championship on Friday. Blackburn are 14th with 44 points after 35 games. Brentford ranks as a decent 4th in the table on 63 points.
Stats and facts for Blackburn and Brentford.
- Blackburn Rovers did not win the last 4 matches in a row at home;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Blackburn Rovers’s last 5 of 7 matches;
- Blackburn Rovers scored the last 12 matches in a row at home;
- Blackburn Rovers conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
- Brentford has lost the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
- Brentford conceded in the last 15 of 17 matches;
- Brentford conceded the last 9 matches in a row when playing away;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Brentford’s last 2 of 4 matches.
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Form Blackburn vs Brentford
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Blackburn hope to stop the rot.
Blackburn will enter the match hoping to finally end their disappointing run of form in the league. In their previous 3 matches Blackburn went down 1-0 in a match against Reading and went on to a 2-0 win against Millwall. Their latest match served up a 1-1 draw against Swansea.
Brentford hoping for fresh start.
Brentford will enter the match hoping to finally end their disappointing run of form in the league. In their 3 latest outings Brentford annihilated Sheffield Wednesday in a 3-0 win and went on to a 2-1 win against Stoke. Their latest game produced a 1-0 defeat against Norwich.
It is a match up between two seemingly equal sides, with both in similar shape recently. Brentford are still favored by the bookies to win the match at odds 1.18.
Blackburn v Brentford Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Goals on the menu:
Neither Blackburn nor Brentford managed a breakthrough, when they last faced each other in the Championship. They ended up settling for a point in a 2-2 draw at Ewood Park. With just 6 of their previous 10 matches going over 2.5 goals, the value bet could be going for under 2.5 goals. Blackburn enjoy a 5-3-2 advantage in the Championship against Brentford.
Blackburn lie 14th in the table on 44 points after 35 matches. 19 points ahead after 34 matches Brentford find themselves in a expectable 4th place.
Full Time Betting
According to the bookmakers Brentford are favorites to win. A bet on a win for Brentford will get you odds 1.18, meaning the bookies predict they are in with a 85% chance of beating Blackburn. If you want to bet your money on Blackburn the best odds are 31.00. Blackburn won 3 of their last 10 home league games whereas Brentford lost 3 of their last 10 away league games.
The prices available with the bookmakers indicate the chance of both teams to score (BTTS) is as low as 29% in this match. This equals odds around 3.40, while going the other way and betting on both teams NOT to score pays out odds 1.30. The bookies estimate the chance of this outcome paying out lies at 77%. The last 10 home league games for Blackburn averaged 2.6 goals per game with BTTS paying out 9 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Brentford the average total goals were 3 with 7 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
According to the bookmakers the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 15%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 6.50 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.10. Blackburn’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.6 goals a game. 4 of Blackburn’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Brentford’s last 10 away league games averaged 3 goals per game. 5 of the last 10 away matches for Brentford went over 2.5 goals.