Barnsley vs Coventry Prediction & Match Preview

Barnsley vs Coventry City
English Championship
Date: Saturday, 26 September 2020
Kick-Off at 15.00 UK
Venue: Oakwell, Barnsley.

Barnsley’s search for the first points this season continues. Squad from Oakwell got defeated in both appearances in the Championship so far, and there is a high chance to see them once again heavily involved in relegation battle this year as well.

Can they finally end the draught this Saturday and win at least one point against Coventry City, the newcomers who are playing very entertaining football?

Judging by the odds, chances are high. Barnsley are warm favorites for the win at 2.20 odds.

Barnsley vs Coventry City Head-to-head

These two teams have played in League One together in season 2018/2019. Coventry were more successful as hosts 1-0, while match at this ground ended without a winner 2-2 FT. Three out of the last five matches ended Over 3.5 goals FT!

When it comes to all-time stats, there was total of 24 h2h encounters so far. Stats are heavily favouring the Sky Blues who won 14 duels, while Barnsley won only six.

Barnsley vs Coventry City Prediction

Barnsley’s coach Gerhard Struber is surely under a lot of pressure even we are in the early stages of the new season. Team got defeated three times in the last for appearances, getting ripped apart during the mid-week action in EFL Cup by Chelsea (0-6 FT).

Fans are still waiting for the first goal in Championship this season. Considering Coventry’s stats, we have no doubt Barnsley are going to score on Saturday.

Match between Coventry City and QPR last Friday was super-enjoyable to watch. The Sky Blues have won it eventually 3-2 thanks to the goals of Godden, O’Hare and McFadzean in the 84th minute.

We have no doubt Coventry will aim for the win here – it’s their style that got them to tier two league.

Betting recommendations are mostly related to the goals market – BTTS & Over 2.5 FT and Barnsley to score two goals or more.

Barnsley vs Coventry City Betting Tips

  • Both teams to score & Over 2.5 FT @ 2.30
  • Barnsley Team Goals Over 1.5 FT @ 2.20