Sunderland vs Blackpool – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 3, 2022

The Championship game at the Stadium of Light on Tuesday sees visitors Blackpool facing home side Sunderland. The current difference in the Championship standings between the two teams clashing at Stadium of Light on Tuesday is 5 points.

Sunderland vs Blackpool Stats

  • Sunderland have scored in 23 of the last 25 home matches
  • Sunderland have not lost 13 of the last 14 home matches
  • Sunderland have scored in 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Sunderland have not won 3 of the last 4 home matches
  • Sunderland have not lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Blackpool have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Blackpool have conceded in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Blackpool have lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Blackpool have scored in 4 of the last 5 away matches
  • Blackpool have scored in 5 of the last 7 matches

Sunderland vs Blackpool Lineups

Sunderland vs Blackpool Preview

Sunderland look in good shape before their upcoming match, as they seek to remain unbeaten. They started by taking out Reading in a 0-3 win, before a 2-2 draw followed against Watford. Their most recent outing resulted in a 0-0 draw in a hard-fought encounter with Preston. Tony Mowbray’s Sunderland have claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Championship. They also drew three and lost one, scored nine goals and conceded four.

Blackpool were unable to pick up a single point in their last three matches, as they were first beaten 3-0 by Rotherham. Next up, Millwall won 2-1, before losing 0-1 against Norwich. Blackpool, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn one and lost three in their last six away in the Championship.

Sunderland vs Blackpool H2H

Sunderland picked up three wins in their previous eight matches against Blackpool, while the latter claimed three wins in these, with the remaining two games finishing a draw. The bookies’ best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 3.50.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Stadium of Light witnessed Sunderland winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing four and losing one as well. Blackpool claimed four wins, one draw and five defeats in their last 10 games away. You can’t necessarily trust Sunderland to get the first goal of the match when playing at the Stadium of Light. They managed to score the opener six times in 10 games on home soil. Blackpool got the first goal of the game in three of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

This is the first time Sunderland squares up against Blackpool in the Championship in the 21st century, thus both face a whole new experience of coming up against an unknown opponent.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Sunderland’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.2 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of the last ten matches Blackpool played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these 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.