Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic: Preview and Prediction

Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips-14th January 2017

Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic
England – League Championship
Date: Saturday, 14th January 2017
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Pirelli Stadium, Burton.

Burton Albion and Wigan will face off against each other at Pirelli Stadium on Saturday as they both hope to end their win-less streak in the Championship.

Burton Albion are just hanging above the drop zone with just a point ahead of Blackburn in 22nd position. They know that the slightest slip in this game could land them into the relegation zone. They will see this game as a must win to keep away from the drop zone.

On the contrary, Wigan are deep in the zone as they are on 23rd position with 19 points. However, all hope is not lost if they can pull their self together and start outscoring their opponents.

Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic: Head to Head Statistics

  • Both teams have met just 4 times in the past, twice in League One, once on League Cup and once in Championship.
  • Burton Albion are unbeaten against Wigan in their 4 encounters, with 2 wins and 2 draws.
  • At Pirelli Stadium, Burton Albion have won once and drawn once against Wigan Athletic.

Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic: Prediction

Given that both teams are in danger zone, they will each fight to get all 3 points in the game. Both teams haven’t been in a good form of late but they seem to be of equal strength with no favourites in this fixture.

considering that both teams are not the high scoring type,but we expect a low outcome of goals in the game. Burton Albion have scored just 26 goals so far, while Wigan has just 20 goals so far.

The game could go either way, but Burton Albion could snatch a win in this one.

Burton Albion vs Wigan Athletic: Bet Tips

Under 2.5 goals at 1.58 (10/17)
Both teams to score (no) at 1.76 (10/13).