Wigan Athletic vs Burton Albion
England League Championship
Date: Saturday, 15th October 2016,
Kick-Off at 15:00 UK
Venue: DW Stadium.
Wigan will welcome Burton Albion to the DW stadium on Saturday as they look for a win to stay away from the danger zone.
Wigan managed a goalless draw in their last game which was against Brentford, they are now unbeaten in their last 2 games. They are currently in the 21st position in the league table with just 9 points to their name, just a point above teams in the drop zone. A win in this game will ensure they stay clear of the relegation zone for the meantime.
Burton Albion will enter this game from a 2-0 home win over Cardiff City, goals from J. Irvine and L. Akins in the 12th and 49th minute respectively were enough to hand them the win. They are now in the 15th position in the league with 13 points to their name and zero goal difference. They will be hoping for a win in this game to progress up the league table.
Wigan Athletic vs Burton Albion: Head to Head Statistics
- Wigan and Burton have met a few times in the past, they have met just 3 times.
- Burton have won 2 of the 3 games, they have not lost a game against Wigan.
- Only 6 goals have been scored in their past meetings, Wigan have scored 2 while Burton have scored 4.
Wigan Athletic vs Burton Albion: Prediction
The two teams involved are in a poor form, they are in an identical form. They have both lost 2 games, drawn 2 games and lost 1. Wigan have managed two clean sheets in 2 of their last 5 games also, they have failed to score in 3 of their last 5 games. Burton Albion have kept just a clean sheet in their last 5 games, also they have failed to score in just a game in their last 5.
The game could go either way, as there are no favourite in this fixture.
Wigan Athletic vs Burton Albion: Tips
- Under 2.5 goals at 6/7 (1.85)
- First half draw at 6/5 (2.20).