Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday Predictions & Match Preview

Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday English League Championship Prediction by LeagueLane

Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday
England – Championship
Date:  Saturday, 1st December 2018
Kick off at 15.00 UK / 16.00 CET
Venue: Ewood Park (Blackburn).

Blackburn hosts Sheffield Wednesday as part of their 20th round fixtures in the English Championship. Both teams are comfortably placed in the mid-table. The match is scheduled to take place on Saturday.

Sheffield has posted 23 points from their 19 matches. The record read 6 wins, five draws, and eight losses. They have managed to score 23 goals and conceded 32 in return.

Blackburn is at the eleventh place in the table. They have registered 26 points from their 16 matches and lost the remaining four. They scored 21 goals from their league campaign and conceded 25 in return.

Blackburn lost their last league match on the road. Their opponents were Preston and the Blackburn defense conceded four goals while they were able to return only one goal. Two goals in the first half and two goals in the second half completed the proceedings for the home team.

Graham scored the Lone and consolation goal for Blackburn. The visitors did try two substitutions in quick succession but the strategy failed to have any impact.

Sheffield Wednesday won their last league match at home. The final scoreline was 1-0 in favor of the host. The winner was scored in the 57th minute.

Bolton was not able to score the equalizer despite trying their level best. The home defense did their job and shut out the Bolton forwards and took the three available points.

Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The home sides have registered seven wins and have lost just four in head-to-head ties.
  • Blackburn has lost just one of their last 4 matches.
  • Sheffield Wednesday has registered just one win from their last 7 games. Five of those matches were losses.
  • Sheffield Wednesday has lost just one of their last 11 home games and 2 of their last 21 home ties.
  • Wednesday is winless in their last three away matches in a row.

Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday Prediction

The home team looks the favorites to win this tie. Historically, the home sides have been dominant in head-to-head games. While the hosts have registered seven wins, they have lost just 4.

Blackburn has lost just one of their last 4 matches whereas Sheffield Wednesday has won just one of their last 7 games. Sheffield also lost five in that stretch.

Sheffield Wednesday has lost only two of their last 21 home games. On the other hand, Sheffield Wednesday is winless in their last three away matches.

Blackburn has scored in eight of their last nine home games. Sheffield Wednesday has scored against Blackburn in their last seven head-to-head matches in a row. Backing both teams to score option is also a reasonable choice.

Blackburn vs Sheffield Wednesday Betting Tips

  • Blackburn: Draw No Bet @ 1.40 (2/5)
  • Both Teams to Score @ 1.80 (4/5).