Wigan vs Reading
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 24 November 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: DW Stadium, Wigan.
Two teams from the bottom tier of the English Championship lock horns at the DW Stadium this weekend, as part of their 18th round responsibilities to the second division of football in England.
Wigan comes into this match after losing their last league tie, against Middlesbrough, on the road. Two first-half goals by Hugill easily despatched the Wigan team back to their home with a loss. Though the visitors tried hard for at least a goal, Middlesbrough defense held on to keep a clean sheet for the hosts.
Reading will be disappointed that they conceded a draw to the worst team in the league, despite having the home advantage. Ipswich scored two goals in the first ten minutes and threatened the home fans with a win. Reading was able to pull back one goal in the opening first ten minutes itself, but they had to wait for the equalizer till the 84th minute. Meite scored both the goals for the home team.
Wigan vs Reading Head-to-head (h2h)
- Five of last seven wins are in the name of Wigan, in head-to-head ties.
- Reading is winless in 25 of their last 30 matches.
- Wigan has just three home losses in the last 22 attempts. They also had an eleven-match unbeaten run in midst of this stretch.
- Reading is on a run of four winless games and has just one win in their last 22 matches on the road.
Wigan vs Reading Prediction
The home team has been on an absolute roll this season, especially at home. In their last 22 games at home, they suffered just three losses.
In head-to-head ties too Wigan holds the clear authority. Five of the last seven wins were recorded by the team from Wigan.
Reading has been terrible this season in away matches. Currently, they are on a run of four winless games and has just a single win to their name in the last 22 matches on the road.
Reading has conceded 10 goals in their last four away matches. And the trend will likely continue this match too.
Wigan has been terrifyingly good at home in 2018. They have lost only a single Championship match at home this year.
The hosts will win this match while securing wins in both the halves in the process.
Wigan vs Reading Betting Tips
Wigan to win @ 1.80 (4/5)
Half Time/ Full Time: Wigan/ Wigan @ 3.00 (2/1).