Ipswich vs West Brom
England – Championship
Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
Kick-off at 19.45 UK/ 20.45 CET
Venue: Portman Road, Ipswich.
Possibly the worst team in the competition hosts a side vying for promotion to the Premier League, at the Portman Road, this Friday, to start the 18th round of second division English Football.
Ipswich will be pleased that they were able to secure a tough away draw against Reading last matchday. Despite being the last team in the table, Ipswich was able to provide the Championship fans with a great match. They got on the scoresheet first with a goal in the 5th minute. Reading hit back two minutes later. Another four minutes and Ipswich took back their lead.
The match seemed to be headed towards an away win for Ipswich, a rare one, but Meite, the scorer of the first goal for Reading, appeared the savior once more. The match ended a draw, 2-2.
West Brom absolutely demolished Leeds, at home, with a 4-1 scoreline. The game remained goalless till halftime. But the hosts shifted gears in the second half, and the floodgates opened. They put four goals in a row in the West Brom nets, before they were able to pull a lone, consolation goal in the 92nd minute.
Ipswich vs West Brom Head-to-head (h2h)
- Last five wins in a row, in head-to-head ties, are in the name of home team.
- Ipswich is on a run of five winless matches, and has won just one of their last 19 games.
- West Brom is unbeaten in 19 of their last 25 ties.
- Ipswich is winless at home in their last 11 attempts and has only two wins to their name in last 22 home games.
- West Brom is unbeaten in 11 of their last 15 matches on the road.
Ipswich vs West Brom Prediction
West Brom, the team currently trying to get themselves promoted to the Premier League, comes off as the favorites, in this tie. They have been impressive in recent matches, be it at home or on the road.
In head-to-head ties, the home side has demonstrated clear authority and dominance.
Ipswich has won only a single one of their 17 matches in this league season. At home, they are on a barren run of 11 winless games in a row.
While West Brom remained unbeaten in 11 of their last 15 games.
West Brom will win this tie and dominate both the halves.
Ipswich vs West Brom Betting Tips
West Brom to win @ 1.90 (9/10)
Half Time/ Full Time: West Brom/ West Brom @ 3.20 (11/5).