Coventry vs Blackpool – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

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

Coventry take on Blackpool for a match in the Championship on Saturday at Coventry Building Society Arena. Coventry are 22nd in the table on 17 points after 14 matches. Blackpool sit 18th with 19 points after 16 matches played.

Coventry vs Blackpool Stats

  • Coventry have conceded in 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • Coventry have not lost 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Coventry have won the last 3 matches in a row
  • Coventry have not conceded in 6 of the last 7 matches
  • Coventry have scored in the last 3 matches in a row
  • In the last 4 matches in a row Blackpool played, both teams scored
  • Blackpool have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Blackpool have not won the last 4 away matches in a row
  • Blackpool have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Blackpool have scored in the last 4 matches in a row

Coventry vs Blackpool Lineups

Coventry vs Blackpool Preview

In their last three matches, Coventry won 1-0 and 0-2 against first Sheffield United and then Stoke, before drawing 2-2 against Rotherham. Coventry only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Championship matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew one and lost three, as they scored five and conceded six goals. Coventry managed four goals at Coventry Building Society Arena so far, while conceding four. This ranks them among the three least-scoring home teams in the Championship this season.

Michael Appleton’s Blackpool collected four points from a possible nine in their last three matches. An encounter with Sheffield United brought a 3-3 draw, which was followed by a 1-3 defeat at the hands of Hull. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail as they beat Preston by a 4-2 scoreline. Blackpool 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 11 times and letting in eight.

Coventry vs Blackpool H2H

The most recent outing between Coventry and Blackpool failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 1-1 after the final whistle. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.25. Blackpool look back on two wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Coventry. The home side has a 33% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 3-4-2. 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 Building Society Arena witnessed Coventry winning three times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing five as well. Blackpool claimed three wins, three draws and four defeats in their last 10 games away. A modest three times Coventry scored the opening goal of the game at Coventry Building Society Arena, in their last 10 matches here. Blackpool opened the scoring in two of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Coventry played Blackpool. The pair split the points in a 1-1 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. In the past nine matches between home side Coventry and Blackpool both teams found the back of the net six times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out five times in the last nine encounters between these two teams. Coventry managed an average of 1.21 goals, with Blackpool averaging 1.54 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet six times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Coventry, who scored an average of 0.9 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches Blackpool played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.3 goals in these 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.