Stoke City vs Millwall
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 22nd December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Bet365 Stadium (Stoke on Trent).
Stoke hosts Millwall at the Bet365 Stadium, this Saturday, as part of their 23rd round in the English Championship. Stoke is a team sitting comfortably in the mid-table, while Millwall is struggling in the relegation zone.
The hosts are 11th in the league table. They have acquired 31 points so far from their 22 matches. The team won seven of these 22, drew ten and lost the remaining five. Stoke scored 29 goals and conceded 27 in the process. They won two of their last five matches and drew the remaining three. The side scored ten goals during the while and conceded seven.
Millwall is 22nd in league standings and has 19 points against their name. Their record reads four wins, seven draws, and 11 losses. Millwall scored 28 goals and conceded 38. Their record for the five games translates to two wins, one draw and two losses. The side scored six goals and let nine past their defense.
Stoke drew against Aston Villa, in their last league fixture. The final score was 2-2. Allen and Afobe scored the goals for Stoke. Millwall lost against Preston, on the road, last weekend. Cooper and Gregory got on the scoresheet for Millwall.
Stoke City vs Millwall Head-to-head (h2h)
- Stoke won the last h2h match between these teams, the scoreline being 2-0, in favor of the hosts.
- Five of the last five h2h wins belong to Millwall.
- Three of the last five h2h wins are in the name of the home sides.
- Stoke was unbeaten in their last nine games.
- Millwall was winless in their last seven fixtures.
- Stoke was unbeaten in eight of their last ten home-ties.
- Millwall was winless in 12 of their last 12 attempts on the road.
Stoke City vs Millwall Prediction
Stoke is unbeaten in their last nine matches. At home, Stoke has not lost in their last four fixtures. In their last ten games at home ground, Stoke has lost only twice. Millwall, on the other hand, is winless in their last seven overall matches. On the road, their record is even worse. 13 winless ties on a stretch, and currently ongoing. Stoke will win this tie.
Stoke has scored exactly two goals in their last five overall games. At home, they repeated the same feat in the last three fixtures. Seven of the last home-games also saw Stoke scoring exactly two goals. The stat will be extended in this tie, where Stoke takes on a relegation-threatened Millwall, with home advantage.
Millwall managed to score at least a goal in 12 of their last 14 games. On the road, they did the same in five of their last six fixtures.
Adding all these above facts, it is very likely that the correct score will be 2-1, in favor of Stoke.
Stoke City vs Millwall Betting Tips
Stoke to win @ 1.80 (4/5)
Correct Score: 2-1, in favor of Stoke.