Huddersfield vs Wigan
England League Championship
Date: Monday, 28th November, 2016.
Kick-Off at 19:45 UK
Venue: Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield.
Huddersfield Town continue to slide town the league table after the 3-2 loss to Cardiff on matchday 17. The team who once sat at the top of the Championship standings are now 6th with 29 points. They managed just 4 points from their last 6 matches, suffering defeats in 4. However, their home form is still good as they picked 6 wins and 1 draw from their last 8 and were beaten only once.
Wigan on the other hand are currently 23rd in the standings after managing just 3 wins whole season. They held Barnsley to a goal-less draw on matchday 17, which is their 4th draw in 7 matches. Interestingly, they have lost only twice in the last 8 matches in all venues. And are unbeaten in the last 4 away matches, with a win and 3 draws.
Huddersfield vs Wigan Athletic: Head-to-head stats
Huddersfield are unbeaten in the last three Championship matches against Wigan. However, Wigan had a better record in the previous 6 with 4 wins and 2 draws.
Three of the last five home matches of Huddersfield versus Wigan are 0-0 draws and only one match has recorded over 2.5 goals.
The matches between these two sides have historically turned out to be low scoring games, with 7 of the last 9 games seeing under 2.5 goals.
Huddersfield vs Wigan Athletic: Prediction
This fixture can be seen as a clash between two teams in similar run of form. Huddersfield have a good home record, while Wigan tend to shut out teams in their away matches. Also the past meeting between these two sides are low scoring games, with only 2 goals scored in the three matches. Based on these stats, we can expect another low scoring match on Monday night and it is better to look into the first half markets from a betting point of view.
Huddersfield vs Wigan Athletic: Bet Tips
First-Half Draw at 2.10 (11/10)
Total Match Goals: Under 2.5 goals at 1.70 (7/11).