Blackburn vs Birmingham – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 20, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 20, 2022

Birmingham visit Ewood Park this coming Saturday for a Championship fixture with home side Blackburn. A look at the Championship standings shows that 7 points and 12 places currently separate the two teams.

Blackburn vs Birmingham Stats

  • Blackburn have won 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Blackburn have scored in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Blackburn have not lost 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Blackburn have won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Birmingham have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches
  • Birmingham have not lost 4 of the last 5 away matches
  • Birmingham have scored in 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Birmingham have conceded in 6 of the last 8 away matches
  • Birmingham have scored in 4 of the last 5 away matches

Blackburn vs Birmingham Lineups

Blackburn vs Birmingham Preview

In the previous three matches, Blackburn lost 1-0 against Wigan, beat Middlesbrough by 1-2 and won 2-0 against Sunderland. Blackburn won four of their past six matches on home soil in the Championship, where they also lost twice but drew none. They scored 11 goals and conceded five times. Blackburn are among the three top-scoring teams on home soil this season in the Championship. They so far banged in 14 goals, while also giving away six goals.

In their three most recent outings, Birmingham won 3-0 and 0-2 against Bristol City and Hull, before drawing 1-1 against Burnley. Birmingham managed a decent return of three wins in their last six Championship away matches, in which they scored seven while also conceding six times. They also experienced one draw and two defeats.

Blackburn vs Birmingham H2H

Blackburn won the last two meetings against Birmingham, as they followed up a 4-0 win by beating their upcoming opponent by a 2-1 score. Blackburn go into their upcoming match against Birmingham with a 40% winning record in recent meetings. This gives them a 4-4-2 record in the latest encounters with their next opponent. A record worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Blackburn claimed seven wins in their previous 10 matches at Ewood Park across all tournaments. They lost three as well, while visitors Birmingham won three of their last 10 away matches. They drew two and lost five. Birmingham racked up two wins from their last 10 possible away games without conceding a goal.

Both Teams to Score

Blackburn no doubt look forward to their next match, as they ran out 4-0 and 2-1 winners when last playing Birmingham. Both teams scored six times in the previous ten matches between home side Blackburn and Birmingham. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

In the last ten encounters between Blackburn and Birmingham over 2.5 goals came out five times, as Blackburn averaged 1.9 goals a game. Birmingham scored an average of 1.1 goals in these, while both teams scored six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Blackburn’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.4 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in three of the last ten matches Birmingham played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these matches.

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