Cardiff vs Rotherham – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 26, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 26, 2022

Cardiff take on Rotherham for a match in the Championship on Saturday at Cardiff City Stadium. Sitting bottom of the table, Cardiff have claimed 18 points after 16 rounds, while Rotherham have amassed 22 points. This places the latter in 11th in the Championship at the moment.

Cardiff vs Rotherham Stats

  • Cardiff have conceded in 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Cardiff have lost the last 3 matches in a row
  • Cardiff have not won the last 3 matches in a row
  • Cardiff have not won 4 of the last 5 home matches
  • Cardiff have not scored in the last 3 matches in a row
  • Rotherham have not lost 13 of the last 15 away matches
  • Rotherham have not won 5 of the last 6 away matches
  • Rotherham have conceded in 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Rotherham have not won 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Rotherham have scored in the last 3 matches in a row

Cardiff vs Rotherham Lineups

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Cardiff endured a tough spell in their previous three matches, which brought three defeats. They lost 0-1 against Coventry, before Queens P.R. won 3-0, while Swansea claimed all three points in a 2-0 win. In their last six Championship home matches, Cardiff have two wins, while they’ve drawn two and lost two. They scored four and conceded four goals. Cardiff are among the three lowest-scoring home sides in the Championship so far. They managed a mediocre five goals at Cardiff City Stadium, while also conceding four.

In their previous three matches, Rotherham beat Stoke 0-1, lost 2-4 against Hull and drew 2-2 with Coventry. Rotherham managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Championship. On top of winning once they also drew three as well as losing two, while scoring nine time and letting in four. No team split the points as many times on their travels, as Rotherham did this season, in the Championship. They have so far collected no less than four draws.

Cardiff vs Rotherham H2H

The most recent outing between Cardiff and Rotherham ended up a 1-1 draw. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.20. Cardiff seem to have a great read on Rotherham, winning five times of the previous ten matches in the Championship. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 2.05.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Cardiff claimed five wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing two and losing three. Rotherham won three of their last 10 away games, as they also drew five and lost two of these matches. Both teams scored in three of the last 10 home league matches for Cardiff. Both teams also found the back of the net three times in the previous 10 league games away for Rotherham.

Both Teams to Score

Neither Cardiff nor Rotherham managed a breakthrough when they last faced each other. They ended up settling for a point in a 1-1 draw, and the best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.20. Both teams to score came out seven times in the past ten matches between Cardiff and Rotherham. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals happened seven times in the past ten encounters between Cardiff and Rotherham, with Cardiff scoring two goals on average per game. Rotherham averaged one goal, while both teams scored seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Cardiff’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 0.9 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 times in those matches.


About Josh Stewart

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