Middlesbrough vs Rotherham – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: September 16, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: September 16, 2022

We are zooming in on Middlesbrough and Rotherham, as the duo face each other at Riverside Stadium this coming Saturday in what surely will be an exciting Championship clash.

Middlesbrough vs Rotherham Stats

  • Middlesbrough have conceded in 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Middlesbrough have scored in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Middlesbrough have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 matches Middlesbrough played, both teams scored
  • Middlesbrough have scored in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Rotherham have not lost 18 of the last 20 matches
  • Rotherham have not lost 11 of the last 12 away matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 away matches Rotherham played, both teams scored
  • Rotherham have scored in 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • Rotherham have conceded in 7 of the last 8 away matches

Middlesbrough vs Rotherham Lineups

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In their previous three games, Middlesbrough lost 2-1 against Watford, beat Sunderland 1-0, before losing 3-2 against Cardiff. Middlesbrough won three of their previous six matches at Riverside Stadium in the Championship. They drew two and suffered one defeats, scoring 11 goals to eight against.

Rotherham gained four points in their past three matches. First, they went down 3-0 against Sunderland, before picking up a 1-1 draw against Watford. Their latest match brought a 3-0 win in their encounter with Blackpool. In their last six Championship away matches, Rotherham failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn four and lost two, scoring two while also conceding six times. No team won fewer matches away from home than Rotherham did so far in the Championship this season. A total of zero matches were won on their travels.

Middlesbrough vs Rotherham H2H

Rotherham were knocked out cold when Middlesbrough took a 2-1 win in their latest encounter. It served as pay back for the 3-0 defeat, Rotherham handed out in the game before. Middlesbrough have been slightly more successful than Rotherham in recent meetings. With a 5-1-2 advantage going into this match, betting on Middlesbrough has often proved the profitable way to go. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1.61.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Rotherham scored the opener a mere four times in 10 away games, while Middlesbrough did the same in six of their last 10 outings at Riverside Stadium.

Both Teams to Score

Rotherham were knocked out cold when Middlesbrough took a 2-1 win in their latest encounter. It served as pay back for the 3-0 defeat, Rotherham handed out in the game before. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in the last eight matches between Rotherham and Middlesbrough. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.80 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

In the last eight encounters between Middlesbrough and Rotherham over 2.5 goals came out four times, as Middlesbrough averaged 1.25 goals a game. Rotherham scored an average of 0.77 goals in these, while both teams scored two times. Middlesbrough performed an average of 1.3 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out six times. 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.

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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.