Bristol City vs Stoke City Betting Tips & Predictions

With both teams placed mid-table Bristol City and Stoke have a chance to gain some ground on their upcoming opponent in the Championship. Bristol City lie 14th in the table on 49 points after 38 matches. 3 points ahead after 38 games, Stoke find themselves in 11th place.

Stats and facts for Bristol City and Stoke.

  • teamlogoBristol City has lost the last 6 matches in a row at home;
  • teamlogoBristol City has lost in the last 6 of 7 matches at home;
  • teamlogoBristol City conceded in the last 13 of 15 matches;
  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 3.5 in Bristol City’s last 3 of 5 matches.
  • teamlogoStoke did not win the last 11 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogoStoke has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches when playing away;
  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 3.5 in Stoke’s last 3 of 5 matches;
  • teamlogoStoke scored in the last 4 of 6 matches.

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Form Bristol City vs Stoke

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Bristol City looking for more.

One can’t really point a finger on the results for Bristol City in past rounds as they have performed according to their level. In their last 3 matches Bristol City claimed a 3-0 win against Birmingham, followed by a dull 0-0 draw at Blackburn. Their most recent match brought a 2-0 defeat against Rotherham.

Stoke hope to boost points tally.

Results have been on par, so to speak, for Stoke in recent weeks as results have performed as expected. In their 3 latest outings Stoke were trashed by Middlesbrough in a 3-0 defeat and went on to a dull 0-0 draw at Cardiff. Their latest game produced a 1-0 win against Derby.

It is a match up between two seemingly equal sides, with both in similar shape recently. Stoke are still favored by the bookies to win the match at odds 2.20.

Bristol City v Stoke Fixture History

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

The last time the two sides faced off against each other Bristol City came away as 2-0 winners on the road at Bet365 Stadium back in September 2020 in the England – Championship 2 times in the past 7 matches between Bristol City and Stoke over 2.5 goals came out as a winning bet. In total, they have played 7 matches in past seasons with Bristol City enjoying a slight advantage having won 4 matches in the Championship. Stoke grabbed all 3 points in 2 matches while 1 match ended all square.

Current standings

Placed 14th in the table Bristol City have amassed 49 points after 38 matches. On 52 points Stoke are ranked in 11th place with as many matches as the home side.

Full Time Betting

Following odds are available for this match with the bookmakers: Bristol City to win pays out at 3.40, the best prize for a draw is 3.20, while an away win for Stoke returns you odds 2.20. Bristol City won 3 of their last 10 home league games whereas Stoke lost 4 of their last 10 away league games.

BTTS

Looking at the prices on offer by the bookmakers, the chance of this match seeing both teams to score (BTTS) lies at 52%. This equals odds 1.91 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Speculating in the opposite outcome that at least one side keeps a clean sheet pays out at 1.80. The last 10 home league games for Bristol City averaged 2.2 goals per game with BTTS paying out 3 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Stoke the average total goals were 2.3 with 5 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

Over/Under Betting

According to the bookmakers the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 44%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 2.25 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.57. Bristol City’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.2 goals a game. 4 of Bristol City’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Stoke’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.3 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Stoke went over 2.5 goals.

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