Huddersfield vs QPR
England – League Championship
Date: Saturday, 17th September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: John Smith’s Stadium, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.
The early leaders Huddersfield Town will look to get back to winning ways, but their Saturday’s opponents QPR are no pushovers.
The six match unbeaten run of Huddersfield come to an end last Tuesday as they lost by a 1-0 margin to Brighton. At the same time, they haven’t dropped a point at home this season and were victorious in all the three matches so far at the John Smith’s Stadium. Huddersfield Town have 16 points from their 7 matches and are sitting top of the log with a point above Newcastle United. A defeat on Saturday will dismantle them from the top spot and a combination of results could see them drop to as low as fifth in the league table.
QPR suffered a heavy 6-0 loss at home from the hands of a resurrected Newcastle United. They have won 3, drawn 1 and lost 3 from their 7 league matches so far and are currently 14th in the league table with 10 points. Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink tutored side have shown that they can play some good football at time. But they are yet to hit the ground on a consistent basis which may cost them on the long run.
Huddersfield vs QPR: Head-to-Head Stats
Huddersfield were defeated by a solo goal by QPR in the corresponding fixture of the 2015/16 season. While they played out a 1-1 draw in the return leg at the Loftus Road.
QPR are unbeaten in the last 6 meetings with Huddersfield, with 4 wins and 2 draws. They have also win in two of their last three trips to Huddersfield.
Huddersfield vs QPR: Prediction
Huddersfield are looking like a more balanced side on paper than their Saturday’s opponents. They have taken three wins from their three home matches this season and they relying on this to end the three match six match win-less run against QPR on Saturday. While QPR have suffered a humiliating and heavy loss on the mid-week and their team morale and confidence will be low. The home side could take at least a point from this fixture.
Huddersfield vs QPR: Bet Tips
Huddersfield to score Over 1.5 goals at 2.10 (11/10).
Double Chance – Huddersfield/Draw at 1.25 (1/4).
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