Sheffield Wednesday vs Hull City
England – Championship
Date: Wednesday, 01 January 2020
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Hillsborough (Sheffield).
With their recent games dropping points, Sheffield Wednesday is lesser favorite in the clash with Hull City at Hillsborough.
- Sheffield Wednesday form: 25 matches – 11 wins – 6 draws – 8 losses – 39 points.
- Hull City form: 25 matches – 10 wins – 6 draws – 9 losses – 36 points.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Hull City Head-to-head (h2h)
- Hull has recorded three of the last five wins in their clashes.
- The last three encounters at this venue has ended in a draw.
- Three of the Owl’s last four wins were registered during their visits.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-0 home win for the Tigers.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Hull City Match preview
The 1-2 loss to Cardiff in their previous league clash has marked their second loss in a row in this league season. Also, they have only two wins in their last five league fixtures.
Even though they had a good run at home, the Owls had their second defeat at home in their prior home match in the campaign.
In the meantime, Hull has recorded their third unbeaten clash in the past five fixtures after the 1-2 win on the road against QPR.
Also, the Tigers have a mixed form in their away fixtures in the campaign. They have marked four each of all possible outcomes on the road.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Hull City Prediction
With only three points differentiating the two teams in the league table, it is hard to find a winner in the clash at Hillsborough. Since Sheffield Wednesday has been dropping points lately, they have lesser chance of winning at home.
Especially, their recent home match has ended in a defeat in the campaign. It ended a promising seven-game unbeaten Championship streak at Hillsborough. Even though it is a mixed form, Hull City has managed to register few wins in their form this season. They have lost only two of their last five league fixtures overall.
Along with that, they have shown a promising form away from home in their recent matches. Evidently, the Tigers have stayed unbeaten in the last two away fixtures in the league. As such, the chances of winning the game is scarce for the host despite having the home ground advantage in the clash.
Also, their recent league matches has shown that Hull City has more chance of registering a win at Hillsborough. Even so, the host has a dominance in the overall league standings. Henceforth, it is safer to consider a double chance in the encounter.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Hull City Betting tips
Double chance: Draw or Hull @ 1.80 (4/5).
Under 3.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).