Brentford vs West Brom
England – Championship
Date: Friday, 26 June 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/20:45 CET
Venue: Griffin Park (London).
Brentford is at a bright stage in the Championship right now with back-to-back wins. The visit from the table toppers, West Brom, will probably bring trouble for the home team at Griffin Park.
Brentford vs West Brom Match preview
Brentford is on the back of a double win in the league, following a 0-2 win on the road against Fulham last time out. Both the wins have been with clean sheets and the host has scored 7 goals in them.
With three losses at home in their 18 matches so far, the Bees enjoys home ground advantage in the game as it will be their key strength when playing against the toppers with an 8 points lead in the table.
West Brom dropped points in the recent matches, reducing their point difference with Leeds to zero in the league table. They are winless in the previous three fixtures in the Championship schedule.
They will visit after a goalless draw at home with Birmingham in their prior campaign encounter. But they will come in confident with their decent away record of just 2 losses in 19 attempts on the road.
In the reverse fixture this season, the Albion shared the spoils at home with the Bees in a 1-1 scoreline with both teams exhibiting close-to-each-other stats in the game. Since both teams have a similar form, expect a tight encounter at Griffin Park.
Brentford vs West Brom Head-to-head (h2h)
- Two of their six encounters have ended in a draw.
- The guest has recorded three of the four wins.
- Both teams have scored in two of the recent three matches.
- Their previous encounter resulted in a 1-1 draw.
Brentford vs West Brom Prediction
Brentford has a decent record at home and seems to have used their home ground advantage in the previous league appearances as the host. The Albions are the best away side in the campaign considering the points in the table.
With both teams squared off at their individual advantages, let us look at their h2h history. Since 1998, the teams have met six times, and the Bees had bragging rights just once.
In their recent three fixtures, two of them ended with the same 1-1 scoreline which is the expected result for the match.
For a safer approach, the double chance favoring West Brom will be the best bet in the clash with 1.57 odds to yield decent returns for the punters.
Their current form in the league also suggests the probability for the tip of a BTTS with 1.75 odds in the encounter.
Brentford vs West Brom Betting tips
Double chance: Draw or West Brom @ 1.57 (4/7).
Both teams to score @ 1.75 (3/4).