Coventry vs Blackburn – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 31, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 31, 2022

Coventry take on visitors Blackburn at Coventry Building Society Arena in a Championship tie on Tuesday. While Blackburn are chasing the lead in the Championship after collecting 33 points in 18 rounds, Coventry trail by 17 points after 15 rounds, leaving them as number 22 in the table.

Coventry vs Blackburn Stats

  • Coventry have conceded in 12 of the last 14 home matches
  • Coventry have not lost 8 of the last 9 matches
  • Coventry have scored in the last 4 matches in a row
  • Coventry have won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Coventry have scored in 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Blackburn have won the last 3 matches in a row
  • Blackburn have conceded in 7 of the last 8 away matches
  • Blackburn have not lost the last 3 matches in a row
  • Blackburn have lost 3 of the last 4 away matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 6 of the last 8 matches

Coventry vs Blackburn Lineups

Coventry vs Blackburn Preview

Judging by their last three matches, we can expect a bit of everything from Coventry at the moment. Against Stoke, they came out on top in a 0-2 win, before drawing 2-2 against Rotherham. Most recently, they were left reeling in a 1-2 defeat against Blackpool. Coventry claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Championship. They also drew one and lost three, scored five goals and conceded six. Coventry are one of the three worst home sides so far in this Championship campaign. They only achieved seven points and two wins, scoring five at Coventry Building Society Arena whilst conceding six as well.

Blackburn are in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last three matches on the bounce. Sunderland got left behind in a 2-0 win before Birmingham got hammered in a 2-1 victory. Hull was the most recent victim in a 0-1 win for Blackburn. Blackburn won three of a possible six away matches in the Championship, as well as playing zero draws and suffering three defeats. They scored four while also conceding five times. No team have won as many away matches as Blackburn this season, who have won four times on the road.

Coventry vs Blackburn H2H

It was an enormously entertaining 2-2 match when these two sides last played each other. A similar feast of goals would go down well on Tuesday. Blackburn look back on one wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Coventry. The home side has a 0% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 0-3-1. 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

Coventry won three of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Coventry Building Society Arena. They drew one and lost six as well, while Blackburn won five of their last 10 games away. They drew zero and lost five. Coventry might win at Coventry Building Society Arena on Tuesday, but don’t expect them to keep a clean sheet as well. They won just two games to nil in their last 10 matches on home soil.

Both Teams to Score

Neither Coventry nor Blackburn managed a breakthrough when they last faced each other. They ended up settling for a point in a 2-2 draw, and the best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.25.

Over/Under Tips

In the last four encounters between Coventry and Blackburn over 2.5 goals came out three times, as Coventry averaged 1.25 goals a game. Blackburn scored an average of 2.25 goals in these, while both teams scored three times. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Coventry, who scored an average of one goal along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.4 times 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.