Bristol City vs Blackburn – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 18, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 18, 2023

Blackburn will go up against Bristol City on Saturday for a Championship meeting. With 42 points after 27 games, Blackburn currently sit 5th in the Championship standings. Bristol City play catch-up as they recorded 32 points in 27 matches, putting them 17th before their upcoming clash.

Bristol City vs Blackburn Stats

  • In 13 of the last 15 Bristol City home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Bristol City have not won 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Bristol City have not won 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Bristol City have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In the last 3 matches in a row Bristol City played, both teams scored
  • In 17 of the last 19 Blackburn away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Blackburn have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 Blackburn matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Blackburn have conceded in 5 of the last 7 away matches

Bristol City vs Blackburn Lineups

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Bristol City have gone unbeaten in their previous three matches, which included a 1-1 draw with Swansea, a 4-2 victory over Birmingham, and a 1-1 draw with Swansea. In their last six Championship matches at home, Bristol City have one win, while they’ve drawn two and lost three.

Blackburn won twice in their last three matches as Cardiff were defeated 1-0 before they beat Norwich 0-1. Rotherham proved too strong, though, and a 4-0 defeat followed. In their last six away matches in the Championship, Blackburn won twice, while also recording zero draws. They endured four defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying ten goals conceded and four scored.

Bristol City vs Blackburn H2H

The last time the pair played each other Bristol City came away as 2-3 winners, and rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind this coming Saturday. Bristol City usually enjoy playing Blackburn, claiming five wins in the last ten encounters. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 2.20.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Bristol City won two of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments while drawing three and losing five as well. Blackburn won five from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew zero and lost five in this run. Bristol City claimed two modest wins from their previous 10 league outings, whereas Blackburn managed to win four times from a possible 10.

Both Teams to Score

Bristol City hope to extend their grip on Blackburn, whom they outclassed in their last two meetings, winning 1-0 and 3-2, respectively. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Bristol City and Blackburn. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.73.

Over/Under Tips

Less than 2.5 goals came out three times in the past ten encounters between these two while both teams not to score was a winning bet five times. Bristol City managed an average of 1.3 goals, with Blackburn averaging one goal. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Bristol City’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Blackburn, who scored 1.4 times on average in those matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.