Cardiff vs Blackburn – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 3, 2022

The Championship clash at Cardiff City Stadium this coming Tuesday sees Cardiff hosting opponents Blackburn. Cardiff are 18th in the table on 12 points after 11 matches, while Blackburn are 6th with 18 points after 11 matches played.

Cardiff vs Blackburn Stats

  • Cardiff have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Cardiff have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Cardiff have conceded in the last 4 matches in a row
  • Cardiff have lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Cardiff have scored in 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 4 of the last 5 away matches

Cardiff vs Blackburn Lineups

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It has been a bit of everything for Cardiff in their previous three matches, where they first beat Middlesbrough by 2-3. This was followed by a disappointing 1-0 defeat against Huddersfield before an encounter with Burnley produced a 1-1 draw. Cardiff only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Championship matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew three and lost one, as they scored five and conceded four goals.

Six points are what Blackburn has to show from their past three matches, as they beat Watford by 2-0. This was followed by a 2-0 defeat against Luton, before winning 2-1 against Millwall. Blackburn won three of a possible six away matches in the Championship, as well as playing zero draws and suffering three defeats. They scored six while also conceding nine times.

Cardiff vs Blackburn H2H

Blackburn celebrated a 1-0 win as well as a 5-1 victory in the last two matches played against Cardiff. Blackburn look back on three wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Cardiff. The home side has a 20% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 2-5-3. No doubt 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

Cardiff won four of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing three and losing three as well. Blackburn won five from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew two and lost three in this run. While Cardiff might manage to fight their way to three points on Tuesday at Cardiff City Stadium, they’ll probably allow their visitors a say in the matter as well. The home side claimed just two wins to nil in their last 10 matches at home.

Both Teams to Score

Blackburn won 1-0 and 5-1 in the two most recent meetings with Cardiff, and go into their upcoming match with a psychological advantage. Both teams scored six times in the previous ten matches between home side Cardiff and Blackburn. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

Less than 2.5 goals came out four times in the past ten encounters between these two while both teams not to score was a winning bet four times. Cardiff managed an average of one goal, with Blackburn averaging 1.4 goals. Cardiff saw over 2.5 goals in three of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches Blackburn played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.

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