Cardiff vs Wigan – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 9, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 9, 2023

The Championship game at Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday will see visitors Wigan facing home side Cardiff. Cardiff approach round 27 sat 20th in the Championship table with 28 points on their account so far. With 26 rounds behind them, Wigan have amassed 24 points, putting them 24th in the standings.

Cardiff vs Wigan Stats

  • In 14 of the last 16 Cardiff home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 3 Cardiff matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In the last 4 Cardiff matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Cardiff have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
  • In the last 4 Cardiff matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Wigan have conceded in the last 13 matches in a row
  • In the last 6 matches in a row Wigan played, both teams scored
  • Wigan have lost the last 3 matches in a row and the sum of goals was over 4.5
  • Wigan have not won 14 of the last 16 matches
  • Wigan have lost the last 4 matches in a row and both teams scored at the same time

Cardiff vs Wigan Lineups

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Cardiff failed to win any of their last three matches, though they gained a point against Coventry in a 0-0 draw, before coming up short against Blackburn in a 1-0 defeat. Most recently, they settled for a 2-2 draw against Leeds. In their last six Championship matches at home, Cardiff have one win, while they’ve drawn two and lost three. Cardiff are among the three teams scoring the least goals at home in the Championship this season. They managed ten goals at the Cardiff City Stadium while conceding 11.

Wigan came away from their previous three games with just one point, as they lost 1-4 against Sunderland. A 1-4 defeat against Hull followed, before a 1-1 draw with Luton. In their last six Championship away matches, Wigan failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost four, scoring six while also conceding 13 times.

Cardiff vs Wigan H2H

The last time the pair played each other Cardiff came away as 1-3 winners, and rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind on Saturday. In the last ten encounters between the clubs, Wigan have been the dominant force winning five matches against Cardiff. The bookies have Wigan to win this match at the best price odds of 4.00.

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Full Time Betting

Cardiff won three of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments while drawing three and losing four as well. Wigan won two from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew three and lost five in this run. Both teams scored in five of the last 10 Championship matches for Cardiff at Cardiff City Stadium. Both teams also found their way to the target in eight of the previous 10 away games for Wigan.

Both Teams to Score

Cardiff celebrated a 1-3 win in their most recent meeting with their upcoming opponent. Are we in for something similar at Cardiff City Stadium this coming Saturday? Both teams to score only came out four times in the previous ten games between Wigan and Cardiff. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.73 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

There were over 2.5 goals five times in the last ten encounters between Cardiff and Wigan. Cardiff managed an average of one goal, while the latter scored 1.4 goals on average. Both teams to score was a winning bet four times in this run. Cardiff witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.1 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Wigan, who scored one time 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.