Cardiff vs West Brom
England – Championship
Date: Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Cardiff City Stadium (Cardiff).
With their downward form lately, West Brom is sure to have some troubles with both teams likely to find the back of the net when facing Cardiff at the latter’s own turf.
- Cardiff City form: 28 matches – 9 wins – 12 draws – 7 losses – 39 points.
- West Brom form: 28 matches – 14 wins – 11 draws – 3 losses – 53 points.
A series of winless games have pulled down Cardiff to the 13th spot while West Brom is at the topmost position despite their dip in form lately.
Cardiff vs West Brom Head-to-head (h2h)
- In their last five matches, the team that hosts have stayed unbeaten.
- Half of their past eight fixtures have ended in a draw.
- The host is unbeaten at home in all their fixtures since 2003.
- Four of the five clashes held here have ended in a draw.
Cardiff vs West Brom Match preview
Cardiff marked their third draw within the last five Championship games in their previous clash. The Bluebirds visited Birmingham in which the former came back from behind in the second half.
In the meantime, West Brom had their second defeat within their recent five fixtures in the campaign during their prior league clash. The Albion lost 0-1 to Stoke giving away a clean sheet at home.
Despite their recent winless endeavors, we can hope for the table-toppers to put up a good game at Cardiff.
Cardiff vs West Brom Prediction
It has not been good results for the punters placing their belief in the table -topper’s games recently. However, with double chances existing as aids, we can hope for the best when West Brom gets another chance to make a comeback in the league.
Thanks to those early wins or the Albions might have lost their spot on the top in the league table. However, West Brom will be aiming to take all three points from the match as they have competitions rising for the promotion to the Premier League.
Cardiff City has been playing well at home with just one loss in their 13 home matches so far. It seems as the Bluebirds quite know how to utilize their home ground advantage.
Even so, they will be facing the table-toppers who cannot be treated as a weak opponent even in their worst time. So, the Bluebirds will be aiming to take something out of the match.
Away handicap and the recent dip in form is sure to take a toll on the West Brom players. However, they have lost only one of their 14 away trips so far in the campaign. Also, they are the best away side in the Championship currently.
Hence, despite all backdrops in the recent fixtures, West Brom can be probably acknowledged as the favorites to win in the clash. To be on the safer side with their dip in form, it is better to take a double chance in the game.
Cardiff vs West Brom Betting tips
Double chance: Draw or West Brom @ 1.40 (2/5).
Both teams to score @ 1.75 (3/4).