Rotherham vs Wigan – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

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

Wigan visit New York Stadium on Saturday for a Championship fixture with home side Rotherham. Looking at the current standings in the Championship, the two teams are separated by just a single point.

Rotherham vs Wigan Stats

  • Rotherham have not lost 19 of the last 21 matches
  • Rotherham have not lost 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Rotherham have scored in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Rotherham have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Wigan have not lost 15 of the last 17 away matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 matches Wigan played, both teams scored
  • Wigan have conceded in 8 of the last 9 matches
  • Wigan have scored in 9 of the last 11 away matches
  • Wigan have won the last 3 away matches in a row

Rotherham vs Wigan Lineups

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Rotherham have gone unbeaten in their previous three matches, which included a 1-1 draw with Watford, a 3-0 victory over Blackpool, and a 0-0 draw with Middlesbrough. In their last six Championship home matches, Rotherham have three wins, while they’ve drawn three and lost zero. They scored 12 and conceded three goals. Rotherham are among the three top scoring teams at home so far this Championship campaign, banging in 11 goals to two against.

Although losing their latest outing, results have generally been decent in the last three matches for Wigan. They first took out Luton by 1-2 before downing Huddersfield by 1-2. The winning streak came to an end against Reading, who ran out 0-1 winners. Wigan won three of a possible six away matches in the Championship, as well as playing three draws and suffering zero defeats. They scored eight while also conceding five times. No team won as many matches when playing away as Wigan did so far in the Championship this season. A total of three matches were won on away soil.

Rotherham vs Wigan H2H

Rotherham and Wigan had to make do with a point each in their latest encounter, which finished with a 1-1 scoreline. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.25. Look for either side to win this encounter, as they have a tendency not to draw their matches, since only one of the last ten encounters finished all square. Rotherham won three times, while Wigan ran out winners five times. A home win gets you odds at 2.30 with the bookies, while the best betting odds on an away win are at 3.00.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

New York Stadium witnessed Rotherham winning six of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew two and lost two in this run. Wigan won six of their previous 10 games away, drew two and lost two. Does the value lie with over or under 2.5 goals, when it comes to home matches for Rotherham? Over 2.5 happened four times in their last 10 at New York Stadium. It came out five times in 10 league matches away for Wigan.

Both Teams to Score

The most recent outing between Rotherham and Wigan 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. Both teams found the back of the net six times in the past ten matches between home side Rotherham and Wigan. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

In the past ten encounters between Rotherham and Wigan over 2.5 goals came out six times, with Rotherham scoring an average of 1.1 goals per game. Wigan averaged 1.8 goals, while both teams scored six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Rotherham’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 0.9 times in those matches.


About Josh Stewart

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