Middlesbrough vs Bournemouth Prediction and Match Preview

Middlesbrough vs Bournemouth Championship Prediction by LeagueLane

Middlesbrough vs AFC Bournemouth
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 18 December 2021
Kick off at 12:30 UK / 13:30 CET
Venue: Riverside Stadium (Middlesbrough)

The second placed team, Bournemouth, will go against ninth placed Middlesbrough this weekend in game week 23 of Championship.

Middlesbrough’s performance is getting better. They are now in the ninth place with 8 wins and 6 draws which make their total points to 30. Their last match against Stoke City ended in a draw with both teams going goalless.

Bournemouth is, at the moment, finding it difficult to secure a win in the matches. They have gained 43 points so far. Their last match against Blackburn ended in a loss. Bournemouth finished the game goalless, and The Rovers ended the game with two goals.

Middlesbrough vs Bournemouth Head-to-Head

  • Their last h2h ended in a win for Bournemouth with 3-1 FT score.
  • The teams have played each other in Championship, EFL Cup and Premier League.
  • From the last 6 matches, Bournemouth has scored 14 goals while Middlesbrough has scored 5 goals.

Middlesbrough vs Bournemouth Prediction

The host’s Middlesbrough are undefeated in their last 3 matches with 2 wins from these matches. Their game has improved in the last ten matches when compared to the beginning of the season. The team has also scored in their last seven games, taking their total score count to 24.

The team has won five of their wins in their home ground itself and from the 11 home matches played so far, they have failed to score in only one game. They have also kept clean sheet in four of these matches.

The visitor’s Bournemouth have not won in their last five games. They have 12 wins and 7 draws so far in the league and have a total of 43 points. Bournemouth can hop back into their A-game in the upcoming matches and keep their position on the table. They have also won in their last 10 games and have kept a clean sheet in those matches.

From the 11 away games, six games were a win for the team and have lost only one game. The team has also kept clean sheet in five of these wins.
The visitors will look to break their poor performance in the upcoming match while the hosts will look to keep up with theirs. The match can be tight with the chance for both teams to score.

Middlesbrough vs Bournemouth Betting Tips

  • Over 2.5 goals @ 2.10
  • Both teams to score @ 1.83