Blackburn vs Preston Prediction & Match Preview

Blackburn vs Preston
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 11 January 2020
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Ewood Park (Blackburn).

Blackburn will have a closer chance of winning the game as they are the host in the clash with Preston at Ewood Park.

  • Blackburn form: 26 matches – 10 wins – 6 draws – 10 losses – 36 points.
  • Preston form: 26 matches – 11 wins – 6 draws – 9 losses – 39 points.

Blackburn vs Preston Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Preston has been unbeaten in the last six meetings since 2016.
  • Three of Preston’s last five wins were registered as the host.
  • Both teams have scored goals in six of their prior seven fixtures.
  • Their previous encounter awarded a 3-2 home win for the Lilywhites.
  • The host has recorded only one win at home in their past four clashes.

Blackburn vs Preston Match Preview

Blackburn Rovers lost to Nottingham Forest in their last league encounter away from home with a 3-2 score on the board. It marked their second loss in a row.

Meanwhile, Preston lost two to nil against Middlesbrough at home in their previous league clash. It was their fourth winless game and the second consecutive loss in a row.

Blackburn vs Preston Prediction

With both teams exhibiting the same downward form in the league recently, the host will have the slightest of the advantage in the game if there is any.

For Blackburn, it will be the best opportunity to regain their supremacy at home against Preston in their h2h clashes.

Currently, in the league, Blackburn has been unbeaten in their past five home matches. It will increase the home team players’ morale in the match. Also, the Rovers have three wins in it.

In addition to that, Preston has been struggling in their away games. This will add to the Rovers advantage at Ewood Park.

Evidently, Preston has been winless in the past five trips on the road with three consecutive losses and two draws in it.

Since their past two away games ended in a draw, the Lilywhites will be comfortable if they can get at least a point from the match.

As such, Blackburn has more chance of winning the game in ninety minutes. Even so, both teams have been on a downward slope in their league form. So, it is safer to go with a double chance in the clash.

Also, both teams have the ability to score. Henceforth, we can expect the teams to find the back of the net in the encounter.

Blackburn vs Preston Betting tips

  • Double chance: Blackburn or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).
  • Both teams to score @ 1.80 (4/5).