Blackburn vs Rotherham – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 6, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 6, 2022

Blackburn enjoy home advantage when visitors Rotherham swing by this coming Saturday for a clash in the Championship. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Blackburn approach round 14 7th in the Championship table with 18 points on their account so far. With 12 rounds behind them, Rotherham have amassed 15 points, placing them 13th in the standings.

Blackburn vs Rotherham Stats

  • Blackburn have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Blackburn have won 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Blackburn have scored in 6 of the last 7 home matches
  • Blackburn have not lost 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 4 of the last 5 home matches
  • Rotherham have not lost 12 of the last 13 away matches
  • Rotherham have not won 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Rotherham have not won 7 of the last 9 away matches
  • Rotherham have conceded in 7 of the last 9 away matches
  • Rotherham have drawn 3 of the last 4 away matches

Blackburn vs Rotherham Lineups

Blackburn vs Rotherham Preview

It is all or nothing with Blackburn presently. They first went down 2-0 in an encounter with Luton, to which they replied by beating Millwall2-1. Their latest encounter once again had them on the losing side, when they lost 1-0 against Cardiff. In their last six Championship home matches, Blackburn have four wins, no draws and 2 defeats. They scored 9 and conceded 6 goals.

Rotherham have been a tad mediocre in their last three matches where a win has failed to come their way. Against Middlesbrough, they gained a point in a 0-0 draw, before coming up short against Wigan, who ran out 0-2 winners. Lately, they managed to steal a point in a 1-1 with Millwall. Rotherham came through their last six away games in the Championship without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew 5 and lost 1 in which, they were outscored by 5 goals to 2.

Blackburn vs Rotherham H2H

It finished 1-1 when Blackburn last played Rotherham and the best betting odds on yet another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.40. Blackburn seem to have a great read on Rotherham, winning 5 times of the previous 10 matches in the Championship. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.90.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Ewood Park witnessed Blackburn winning 5 times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing 1 and losing 4 as well. Rotherham claimed 3 wins, 6 draws and 1 defeat in their last 10 games away. Blackburn won 3 of their last 10 games on home soil without allowing a goal.

Both Teams to Score

It finished all square on when Blackburn last faced Rotherham. With both denying to back down, the scoreboard said 1-1 in the end. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.40. Betting on both teams to score in recent matches between Blackburn and Rotherham would have made you a decent profit. Both teams found their way to the goal 7 times in their previous 10 matches. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.80 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams not to score was a winning bet 3 times in the last 10 encounters between Blackburn and Rotherham as under 2.5 goals happened 4 times. Blackburn scored an average of 1.5 goals a game, with Rotherham averaging 1.2 goals in this run. Blackburn saw over 2.5 goals in 5 of their last 10 matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.9 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in 2 of the visitor’s previous 10 games this season. On average, they scored 0.8 times in those matches.

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