Millwall vs Birmingham Prediction & Match Preview

Millwall vs Birmingham
England – Championship
Date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: The Den (London).

Taking into consideration the active unbeaten run of Birmingham, their h2h exploits at this venue, and the inconsistency of Millwall in the past several weeks, it’s estimated that the guests Birmingham will be putting forth the better performance.

Millwall vs Birmingham Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Nine of the former twelve wins had gone to the teams on the road.
  • Ten of the previous fourteen wins had gone to Birmingham.
  • The guests had won five of the last seven encounters at this stadium.
  • Birmingham had scored a total of 24 goals from their prior eight visits to this stadium.

Millwall vs Birmingham Match Preview

Millwall were defeated 1-0 on the road the last match-day, by Wigan. Keep note that Wigan are a team that’s currently placed in the relegation zone. The loss not only highlighted the current state of affairs at the Millwall camp, but showed the sense of complacency that’s crept up to their players.

In the meantime, Birmingham recorded a 3-3 draw at home the prior game week against Sheffield Wednesday. It was the 11th unbeaten game in a row for the team, and they had kept their streak alive in style as well.

Going into the injury time, Sheffield had a 2-3 lead, but the hosts managed to fire in the equalizer with just seconds left in the additional time period.

The result, and the effort behind it showed the level of commitment of the players, and their thirst to keep performing at the highest levels.

Millwall vs Birmingham Prediction

Milwall were winless in six of their last seven overall match-ups, and they have scored a total of two goals from their past five match-ups. They had also lost their latest game, which was against a relegation-battler, that too without even scoring a goal. At home, they are on a run of three winless game, and had lost two of those as well.

On the other hand, Birmingham are on a run of 11 unbeaten fixtures, and scored twice or more in four of their past six fixtures. On the road, they were unbeaten in nine of their last ten fixtures, and are on a two-match winning run.

Moreover, nine of the prior twelve overall h2h wins had gone to teams on the road, and Birmingham had recorded ten of the last fourteen h2h wins. Also keep note that Birmingham had won five of their previous seven trips to this stadium, and they scored a total of 24 goals from their last eight h2h visits here.

In addition, the guests also scored thrice or more in six of the last eight h2h clashes at this stadium, and only once have they even lost here since 1998. Taking all these observations into account, it’s expected that Birmingham would easily course on to victory this Wednesday.

Millwall vs Birmingham Betting Tips

  • Double Chance: Birmingham or Draw @ 1.67 (2/3)
  • Birmingham +0.5, +1 Asian Handicap @ 1.50 (1/2).

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