Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan Prediction & Match Preview

Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan English League Championship Predictions by LeagueLane

Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 5 October 2019
Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: Hillsborough (Sheffield).

Winning half the championship matches in the season has given more standing platform for Sheffield Wednesday in the clash against Wigan. The visitors are struggling to find their stable legs in the league and this match will be a test for their comeback into the league.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Overall stats: Wednesday-5 wins: Wigan-3 wins.
  • Five out of eight wins were registered by the team that hosted the game.
  • Their previous encounter ended in a 1-0 win for the host at home.
  • Wednesday is unbeaten at home in the previous three meetings.
  • The host has kept three clean sheets from the last six clashes.
  • Wigan previously tasted success in the 2014 championship tie.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan Prediction

Being winless in three home games, Sheffield Wednesday hasn’t gone three or more home league games without a win in the last season until now. Also, both teams have scored a goal in seven of the host’s last 15 home league matches.

Apart from that, the home team has slotted in goals at both halves of three league matches so far with an average of 2.4 goals per match from it. Besides that, losing just one of their last five league matches, Wigan Athletic are finding their feet in the competition at last. Also, the guests have now scored over 1.5 goals in just three league games in this season.

They are termed with the tags of one of the worst away side in the new edition of the league. Furthermore, they’ve lost their last three trips to Wednesday by a one-goal margin and last registered a win four h2h meetings ago. As such, the host has more chances of winning the game being unbeaten here in the previous three h2h clashes with Wigan. And they have more chances to open the scoring in the ninety minutes.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Wigan Betting tips

  • Best bet: Sheffield Wednesday to win @ 1.66 (4/6).
  • First team to score: Sheffield Wednesday @ 1.44 (4/9).