Middlesbrough vs Huddersfield – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 20, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 20, 2022

The spotlight is on both Middlesbrough and Huddersfield, as the Championship rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other this coming Saturday at the Riverside Stadium. A look at the Championship standings shows that 5 points and 4 places currently separate the two teams.

Middlesbrough vs Huddersfield Stats

  • Middlesbrough have scored in 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Middlesbrough have not won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Middlesbrough have lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Middlesbrough have not lost 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Middlesbrough have not won 3 of the last 4 home matches
  • Huddersfield have conceded in the last 12 away matches in a row
  • Huddersfield have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 away matches Huddersfield played, both teams scored
  • Huddersfield have not won 10 of the last 11 away matches
  • Huddersfield have not won 9 of the last 11 matches

Middlesbrough vs Huddersfield Lineups

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In their last three games, Middlesbrough lost 2-0 against Millwall, got defeated 1-2 by Blackburn before winning 1-4 against Wigan. Middlesbrough won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Championship, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored seven and conceded six goals.

Huddersfield have been a bit bleak in their last three matches, although it started with a 2-0 win against Hull. Unable to follow that up, they went down 2-1 against Rotherham, before handing over all three points in a 0-1 defeat against Preston. Huddersfield didn’t manage a single away win in their last six Championship matches, but managed one draws while suffering five defeats. They conceded 14 and scored seven goals themselves.

Middlesbrough vs Huddersfield H2H

Middlesbrough lost 0-2 to Huddersfield in their last encounter. This served as payback for the 2-1 win, which Middlesbrough dished out the match before that. Middlesbrough generally have the upper hand against Huddersfield, offering a fine 7-1-2 winning record before their next encounter. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.70.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Middlesbrough won four of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Riverside Stadium. They drew three and lost three as well, while Huddersfield won one of their last 10 games away. They drew two and lost seven. One should probably look at the home side to get the first goal in, as Huddersfield only scored the opener in two of their 10 previous away games. Middlesbrough scored the first goal in five of their last 10 outings at home.

Both Teams to Score

Middlesbrough were defeated by 0-2 in their last encounter with Huddersfield but did win the reverse match 2-1, though. In the past ten matches between home side Middlesbrough and Huddersfield both teams found the back of the net four times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

In the last ten encounters between Middlesbrough and Huddersfield over 2.5 goals came out five times, as Middlesbrough averaged 1.6 goals a game. Huddersfield scored an average of 0.8 goals in these, while both teams scored four times. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Middlesbrough’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.2 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.1 times in those matches.

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