Blackburn vs QPR
England – Championship
Date: Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Ewood Park (Blackburn).
Slowly climbing in the league table, Blackburn Rovers will be looking for all three points as they are the favorites in the clash with Queens Park Rangers.
- Blackburn form: 28 matches – 11 wins – 7 draws – 10 losses – 40 points.
- QPR form: 28 matches – 11 wins – 5 draws – 12 losses – 38 points.
In the league table, Blackburn is at the 11th position while QPR is at the 14th spot with just two points behind the host.
Blackburn vs QPR Head-to-head (h2h)
- Four out of their recent five wins were marked by Blackburn.
- Three of the Rover’s last five wins were registered as the host.
- Within their past ten fixtures, four of them have ended in a draw.
- The host is unbeaten at home in their past eight matches since 2000.
Blackburn vs QPR Match preview
Blackburn had a successive trip on the road in their previous match. The Rovers faced Sheffield Wednesday and scored five goals against none in the clash.
In the meantime, QPR also faced Sheffield Wednesday in their previous encounter at home in the FA Cup. However, the Rangers lost to the Owls with a 1-2 score on the board.
Even so, the Rangers will be visiting after a 1-0 home win against Leeds in their prior Championship match. So, the match will probably start off with attacks from either side.
Blackburn vs QPR Prediction
Looking at the outline of the match, it is likely to go in favor of Blackburn. Since they have a better run in the overall league standings, they do take advantage of their form against the Rangers.
In addition to that, the Rovers will have the home ground advantage. Evidently, the host has been unbeaten in their past nine home matches across all major competitions. As such, they have shown their ability to utilize their ground advantage in the match.
On the contrary, they will be facing QPR having the away handicap in the match. Significantly, the Rangers have lost their last three away games in the Championship schedule. Moreover, they have only three wins in their last ten trips on the road.
Considering these facts, it is pretty evident as to Blackburn is probably the favorites to win in the match at Ewood Parks. Apart from that, the punters can also look upon the chances of both teams finding the back of the net.
From their h2h clashes recently, we can see that both teams have scored goals in six of their previous eight overall fixtures. Also, both teams have scored over 40 goals within their 28 appearances in the league.
Hence, there is a probability that both teams will score goals in the clash within ninety minutes.
Blackburn vs QPR Betting tips
Draw no bet: Blackburn @ 1.44 (4/9).
Both teams to score @ 1.60 (3/5).