Preston vs Stoke – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 13, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 13, 2022

Preston come up against visiting side Stoke this coming Saturday at Deepdale in a Championship fixture. The current difference in the Championship standings between the two teams clashing at Deepdale on Saturday is 3 points.

Preston vs Stoke Stats

  • Preston have not won 7 of the last 8 home matches
  • Preston have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Preston have not lost 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Preston have not scored in 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Stoke have not won 9 of the last 11 away matches
  • Stoke have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Stoke have scored in 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • Stoke have not lost the last 3 away matches in a row
  • Stoke have scored in 6 of the last 8 matches

Preston vs Stoke Lineups

Preston vs Stoke Preview

In their last three matches, Preston beat West Bromwich by 1-0 and Norwich by 2-3, before losing against Bristol City by 2-1. Preston just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Championship matches at the Deepdale. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, scoring two and conceding four goals. No team won fewer matches on home soil than Preston did so far in the Championship this season. A total of one game at Deepdale finished with a win for Preston.

Alex Neil’s Stoke gained four points in their past three matches. First, they went down 0-4 against Watford, before picking up a 1-1 draw against Burnley. Their latest match brought a 3-1 win in their encounter with Sheffield United. Stoke won twice, recording two draws, and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Championship. The scoreline from these matches says six goals conceded and seven scored.

Preston vs Stoke H2H

The last time the pair played each other, Preston came out the other side as 1-2 winners and surely won’t mind a repeat of that result. Preston were a little more successful than Stoke in recent meetings, and go into their next encounter with a 5-3-2 advantage. Naturally, betting on Preston has more often than not proved the profitable way to go. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 2.30.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Preston won three of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing four and losing three. Stoke won two from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew two and lost six in this run. Preston claimed just one win to nil in their last 10 matches at Deepdale.

Both Teams to Score

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Preston came away with a 1-2 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Deepdale. Both teams scored five times in the previous ten matches between home side Preston and Stoke. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.90.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened four times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals. Preston managed an average of 1.5 goals, with Stoke averaging 0.9 goals in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet five times in this run of matches. Preston saw over 2.5 goals in three of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 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.