Middlesbrough vs Coventry – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: May 16, 2023
Last Updated: May 16, 2023

Middlesbrough take on visitors Coventry at Riverside Stadium in a Championship tie this coming Wednesday.

Middlesbrough vs Coventry Stats

  • Middlesbrough have scored in the last 15 home matches in a row
  • Middlesbrough have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Middlesbrough played, both teams scored
  • In the last 4 home matches in a row Middlesbrough played, both teams scored
  • In 7 of the last 9 Middlesbrough home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Coventry have not lost 17 of the last 18 matches
  • Coventry have not lost the last 9 away matches in a row
  • In 9 of the last 11 Coventry away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 6 Coventry matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 3 Coventry matches the sum of goals was under 2.5

Middlesbrough vs Coventry Squad lists

Middlesbrough Squad

The 41-year-old manager of Middlesbrough, Michael Carrick, will select the lineup against Coventry from the players listed below:

  • Roberts, Daniels, Steffen, Fry, Bola, Clarke, McNair, Smith, Ramsey, Damia, Mowatt, Dijksteel, Barlaser, Fisher, Lenihan, Hackney, Howson, Dijksteel, Crooks, McGree, Giles, Finch, Walker, Archer, Akpom, Stuani, Jones, Forss, Muniz.

Coventry Squad

Here is the full team squad of Coventry. The 53 year-old Mark Robins will select his starting lineup from the following players:

  • Wilson, Tyler, Moore, Norton-Cuffy, Doyle, Dabo, Bidwell, Allen, Panzo, Eccles, Wilson-Esbrand, McFadzean, McNally, Rose, Adaramola, Kane, Sheaf, Hamer, Burroughs, Palmer, Kelly, Howley, Gyoekeres, Sambou, O’Hare, Tavares, Nee, Godden, Maguire, Walker, Bapaga.

Middlesbrough vs Coventry Lineups

Middlesbrough vs Coventry Preview

In their last three matches, Middlesbrough lost 1-0 against Rotherham, drew 1-1 with Coventry and shared the points in a 0-0 draw with Coventry. Middlesbrough claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Championship. They also drew two and lost one, as they scored 15 and conceded six goals.

Coventry are unbeaten in their previous three matches, winning 2-0 against Birmingham, before sharing the points in a 1-1 draw with Middlesbrough. Another draw followed, this time 0-0 against Middlesbrough. Coventry claimed two wins against four draws and zero defeats in their last six away matches in the Championship. The scoreline from these matches reads four goals conceded and ten scored.

Middlesbrough vs Coventry H2H

Middlesbrough and Coventry settled for a point in a 0-0 draw, when last faced with each other. The best betting odds on a another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.30. Middlesbrough enter the match against Coventry with a 4-3-3 record in their previous ten encounters. A win rate of 40%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Championship standings

Full Time Betting

Riverside Stadium saw Middlesbrough winning seven, drawing two and losing one of their 10 most recent games here across all tournaments. Coventry won four of their 10 most recent away games, drew five and lost one. Middlesbrough got off the mark first, scoring the opener seven times in 10 games at home, with Coventry doing likewise six times in their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

The match ended in a 0-0 draw in the previous outing between Middlesbrough and Coventry and should we get another draw, the bookies best price are at 3.30. Both teams scored five times in the previous ten matches between home side Middlesbrough and Coventry. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.73. In the 5 most recent Championship encounters between Middlesbrough and Coventry there were under 2.5 goals. In the past ten matches between home side Middlesbrough and Coventry both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.73.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened three times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals. Middlesbrough managed an average of one goal, with Coventry averaging one goal in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet five times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Middlesbrough’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.9 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Coventry’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.5 goals in these matches.