Wigan vs Cardiff – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 6, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 6, 2022

The Championship clash at DW Stadium on Saturday sees home team Wigan battling it out for three points with Cardiff. The current difference in the Championship standings between the two teams clashing at DW Stadium on Saturday is just a single point.

Wigan vs Cardiff Stats

  • Wigan have scored in 12 of the last 14 home matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 home matches Wigan played, both teams scored
  • Wigan have not won 7 of the last 8 home matches
  • Wigan have conceded in 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Wigan have scored in 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Cardiff have not won 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Cardiff have not won 5 of the last 6 away matches
  • Cardiff have conceded in 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • Cardiff have conceded in 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Cardiff have lost 3 of the last 4 away matches

Wigan vs Cardiff Lineups

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Wigan lost two of their last three matches, as they went down 1-0 in a meeting with Reading. They replied by beating Rotherham 0-2, before losing again, this time 2-1 against Hull. Wigan didn’t manage a single win in any of their previous six Championship games at the DW Stadium. They have a record of 4 draws and 2 defeats, in which they conceded 9 and scored 4 goals. No team has won fewer matches on home soil than Wigan have so far in the Championship this season, who are still yet to pick up three points at home.

In their past three matches, Cardiff lost 1-0 against Huddersfield, drew 1-1 with Burnley and won 1-0 against Blackburn. Cardiff managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Championship. On top of winning once they also drew 1 as well as losing 4, while scoring 9 times and letting in 4.

Wigan vs Cardiff H2H

Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Wigan played Cardiff. The pair split the points in a 2-2 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. Wigan usually enjoy playing Cardiff, claiming 5 wins in the last 10 encounters. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 2.30.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

DW Stadium saw Wigan winning 2, drawing 5 and losing 3 of their 10 most recent games here across all tournaments. Cardiff won 4 of their 10 most recent away games, drew 2 and lost 4. Cardiff should be in with a good chance of getting on the scoresheet on Saturday, as Wigan only managed 2 clean sheets in their previous 10 matches at home. The visitors claimed 3 clean sheets in their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

The most recent outing between Wigan and Cardiff ended up a 2-2 draw. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.20. Punters probably shouldn’t go looking for both teams to score, when Cardiff come visiting Wigan. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet 7 times in their last 10 matches. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Less than three came out 4 times in the past 10 encounters between Cardiff and Wigan, as both teams not to score was a winning bet 7 times. Wigan performed 1.3 goals on average, whereas Cardiff averaged 0.7 goals. Over 2.5 goals happened in 4 of Wigan’s last 10 matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in 2 of the visitor’s last 10 games this season. On average, they scored 0.7 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.