Blackburn vs Bolton Prediction & Match Preview

Blackburn vs Bolton
England – Championship
Date: Monday, 22nd April 2019
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Ewood Park (Blackburn).

Bolton is a frontrunner to get relegated this season. They are currently in the 23rd spot in the table and require overcoming a deficit of ten points from their next six games – probably an uphill task. On top of that, they are on the road against a considerably top-performer like that of Blackburn. Importantly, no team has conceded more goals than Bolton in the Championship.

Blackburn has already mathematically ensured their safety in the league. With some tough matches on the horizon, a home game against a relegation-battler will be utilized to its extent. Moreover, the team is in form with two back-to-back wins against teams that lie considerably higher in the table.

Blackburn vs Bolton Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Six of the last seven wins belong to the teams at home.
  • The last eight matches returned just three goals in total from the road teams.
  • Five of the last seven wins at this venue were registered by the hosts.
  • Blackburn recorded goals in eight of the last nine games at this stadium, while Bolton failed to do so in the last two attempts here.

Blackburn vs Bolton Prediction

The hosts would love having their minds relaxed for the rest of their schedule. Considering they have been allotted the home advantage, and are taking on a sure relegation-facing team, the favorites are rightfully the hosts.

H2h matches firmly consolidate this inference. Six of the last seven wins went to the hosts of the day, and Blackburn recorded five of the last seven wins at this venue. In addition, the last eight h2h games saw just three goals being scored by the visitors. Going on, Blackburn managed to find the back of the net in eight of the last nine h2h meetings at this venue, whereas Bolton failed to return the favor in the last two trips to this stadium.

Finally, Bolton was winless in 17 of their last 19 away ties and lost 12 of their last 15. At the same time, Blackburn is brimming with confidence due to their two consecutive wins over higher-placed squads. Expect the hosts to cash in on this favorable draw, and record a positive result. Also, do consider the fact that no other defense has let in more goals than Bolton.

Blackburn vs Bolton Betting Tips

  • Blackburn to Win @ 1.50
  • Over 1.5 Team Goals by Blackburn @ 1.50 odd.