West Brom vs Preston
Date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: The Hawthorns (West Bromwich).
As far as h2h encounters here are concerned, West Brom are sporting a 100% winning record. And now, with Preston yet to taste success on the road against a team from the top five, count on the hosts to keep their streak intact this Tuesday.
West Brom vs Preston Head to head (h2h)
- Their previous meeting witnessed West Brom post a 1-0 victory.
- Three of their past four games have featured over 2.5 goals on the charts.
- Both teams have found the back of the net together in five of their last eight encounters.
- Only one of their previous ten fixtures have ended as a stalemate.
- Preston have registered the win twice in their past ten clashes. (W-2, D-1, L-7)
West Brom vs Preston Prediction
West Brom secured all three points last week in their trip to Bristol City by slotting no less than three unanswered goals past their foes. The hosts hardly broke a sweat in that latter matchup and finished the ninety minutes with eight shots on target, as opposed to their counterparts who managed just one.
Impressively, the home team are now unbeaten in their last five games on the trot and have dropped points just once in the process. With sixty-six points to their name, West Brom are currently enjoying the view at the top of the table with a four-point cushion over Leeds.
On the other hand, Preston bounced back with a win in their most recent clash by getting the better of Hull with a narrow 2-1 scoreline. The visitors are on a convincing run of form at the moment as well and have stumbled in just one of their previous eight games.
It is also worth mentioning that the guests are on a three-match winning streak on the road as we speak. However, all three of those victories came against sides that are currently dwelling in the bottom half of the ladder.
In sharp contrast, West Brom have tasted defeat just twice at home this season. Furthermore, the hosts have secured the bragging rights in each of their previous seven meetings with Preston here.
As such, the visitors have little or no chance of salvaging even a point in this one.
Additionally, West Brom have treated their faithful to plenty of goals here this term. In fact, they have found the back of the net thirty-four times at home so far, which is the joint-highest tally by any side in the cluster as well.
Moreover, Preston have had their scoring boots on in their recent outings too. Admirably, they have racked up seven goals from their past three trips on the road alone.
Given that all but one of their previous four h2h meetings here have also featured over 2.5 goals on the charts, rule out any chances of a low scoring affair unfolding this week.
West Brom vs Preston Betting tips
West Brom to win @ 1.70 (7/10)
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 (7/10).