Birmingham vs Sunderland
England – Championship
Date: Friday, 11 November 2022
Kick-off at 21:00 UK / 22:00 CET
Venue: St. Andrew’s Stadium
Sunderland will be the visitors at St. Andrew’s Stadium for the Friday’s Championship clash with hosts Birmingham.
Birmingham will head into the fixture off the back of a three-fixture unbeaten streak. Two of those three were positive outcomes. They bagged 7 points from those three fixtures to sum up a total of 27 points.
John Eustace’s team are currently at the 11th position in the league standings. Their defensive steel seems to have a bettered form of late. They had only allowed a total of one goal over the course of the previous three fixtures.
Meanwhile, Sunderland are on a seesaw of form lately. They were winless in six of the past eight league fixtures. Four of those eight were losses.
It is worth noting that their defensive line had leaked goals in six of the past seven fixtures. Their attacking line has been also displaying a displeasing performance lately.
Going on, Birmingham is having an impressive run at home of late. They have managed to evade a defeat in the previous five league fixtures at home. Do also note that they sealed a clean sheet in four of those five fixtures.
On the other hand, Sunderland is not having an impressive form on the road . They were winless in four of the previous five road trips. Their only win in those five games were against Huddersfield, who are currently at the bottom of the table.
Birmingham vs Sunderland Head-to-head (h2h)
- The latest encounter had finished in a 3-1 win for Birmingham.
- Over 2.5 Goals FT option landed in three of the past four meetings between these two.
- The hosts have won three of the previous four encounters against Sunderland at this venue.
Birmingham vs Sunderland Prediction
All the above mentioned stats are in favor of Birmingham. Given their head to head wins and current league form, you can expect a similar trend here.
Considering all these observations, we like to back Birmingham to Win & Over 2.5 Goals @ 4.00 odds as the main bet.
Birmingham vs Sunderland Betting Tips
Birmingham to Win & Over 2.5 Goals @ 4.00 Odds.
Birmingham to Score Over 1.5 Goals @ 2.37 Odds.