Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday Prediction & Match Preview

Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday England League One Predictions by LeagueLane

Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday
England – League One
Date: Tuesday, 7 December 2021
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: Fratton Park (Portsmouth).

Both the teams are just below one another with a difference in single point. Portsmouth is below Sheffield having won 4 back to back matches. They hopes to do the same this Tuesday as they welcome the visitors to their home at Fratton Park. However, the visitors on gaining confidence from their 10 unbeaten runs in League One, seeks to do more of the same as they approach this upcoming match.

Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday Head-to-head

  • From the past 4 h2h matches from 2001-2003, Portsmouth won on 2 occasions and Sheffield won once while one other fixture ended in a draw.
  • All those meetings were held in the Championship League.
  • Their last match in 2003 saw Sheffield Wednesday to win by 2-1.
  • Portsmouth have won 7 out of the last 10 home games against Sheffield Wednesday.

Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday Prediction

The home team is at the 9th spot with 32 points from 20 matches. They won on 9 occasions while drawing on 5 and the number of losses stands at 6. Their 4 back to back winning streak has outsmarted Gillingham, Lincoln, AFC Wimbledon and Wycombe.

Portsmouth are unbeaten in 7 league games after a stuttering start, but were dumped out of the FA Cup by fourth-tier Harrogate on Saturday. From their last 6 matches, they have netted up a total of 11 during that time with conceding a sum of 2.

The visitors reside just above the hosts at 8th spot having secured 33 points. From the 20 matches played they won 8, drew 9 and lost only 3. They drew the last game against Wycombe by 2-2.

Momentum is really building up for Sheffield Wednesday as they have now gone 10 games without losing. They have scored in the last 6 games they have played on road and are unbeaten in all 6 of them. They however tasted defeat last time out to Hartlepool United at the EFL Trophy.

Pompey’s are unbeaten in 7 League One games, while The Owls are unbeaten in 9. The hosts are in good home form while the guests are performing remarkable at away schedules. These two clubs have never met before domestically, but have faced each other in the English Championship long ago.

Sheffield Wednesday could certainly put a goal past this Portsmouth outfit, but it might not quite be as many as they will have scored against them. A win for home team is the likeliest outcome.

Portsmouth vs Sheffield Wednesday Betting tips

  • Portsmouth to win @ 2.30 odds.
  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.95 odds.