Wolves vs Brentford
League Championship – England
Date: Saturday, 24th September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton.
Wolverhampton Wanderers exited the League Cup on Tuesday as they lost 0-2 to Newcastle, they will now focus on their League activities as they welcome Brentford at Molinuex Stadium.
Wolves got back to winning ways on Saturday, they defeated Newcastle United 2-0. However, Newcastle got their pound of flesh back on Tuesday as they kicked wolves out of the League Cup. Two first half goals from M. Ritchie and Y. Gouffran in 29th and 31st minute were enough to win the game for Rafael Benitez’s side. Wolves will now hope to continue from were they left off last weekend.
On the other hand, Brentford were on fire last Saturday, they hit Preston North End 5-0 at home. S. Hogan found the back of the net 3 times while H. Dean’s goal and and own goal completed the 5 goals. Brentford are now in the playoff spot, they will be hoping for a win in this game to remain in the zone.
Wolves vs Brentford: Head to Head Statistics
- Games between these two teams have been tough, only one game between the two teams have ended in draw.
- Wolves have won 7 games against Brentford and lost 8 games to Brentford.
- At home, Wolves have won 5 games against Brentford and lost 2 games to Brentford.
- Their last game together ended in a 3-0 win for Brentford while Brentford also won their last game at Molinuex Stadium as it ended 0-2.
Wolves vs Brentford: Prediction
Brentford are the favorites in this game, they have been on a better form than their host. Brentford ate unbeaten in their last 4 games, with 2 draws and 2 wins. They have also kept clean sheets in 2 of their last 4 games. Wolves have won just 1 of their last 5 games in all competitions, they have lost lost 3 and drawn 1.
Wolves vs Brentford: Bet Tips
Brentford Double Chance Win or Draw at 8/11 (1.72)
Brentford to score first goal 5/4 (2.25).
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