Blackburn Rovers - Sunderland predictions and free betting tips [20/09/2023]
On the 20th of September, a match is set within the English Championship League between the teams Blackburn Rovers and Sunderland. I'm placing a bet on a total of over 2.5 goals.
Current form of Blackburn
Blackburn Rovers continues their success in the current Championship season. In their last match held 2 days ago, the team faced off against Middlesbrough and claimed a victory with a scoreline of 2:1. On the 31st minute, S. Shmodich made a mark and scored a goal, giving Blackburn a 1:0 lead. In the second half, at the 49th minute, S. Shmodich scored again, advancing the score to 2:0 and strengthening his team's lead. However, at the 55th minute, M. Crooks reduced Middlesbrough's deficit, scoring a goal and finalising the match score at 2:1. Currently, Blackburn takes the 8th spot in the Championship's league table. In 6 matches played, the team accomplished 3 victories, suffered 2 losses, and had one draw. In total, they managed to score 8 goals while conceding 9. Blackburn Rovers has accumulated 10 points and demonstrated an interim form of 2 wins and 1 draw. Middlesbrough, on the other hand, is languishing at the bottom of the league table. In 6 matches played, the team has yet to taste victory, experienced 5 defeats, and has garnered just a single point.
Current form of Sunderland
Sunderland defeated Queens Park Rangers with a score of 3:1 in their latest match on the 16th of September. Early in the match, at the 12th minute, QPR's Paal scored a goal, taking the lead for his team. By the end of the first half, Sunderland's Clarke managed to net a goal, tying the score at 1:1. Sunderland continued their impressive performance in the second half, with D. Ballard scoring at the 57th minute to put their team ahead 2:1. Finally, at the 81st minute, Sunderland's Ba scored their third goal, cementing the final scoreline at 3:1. According to Sunderland's current Championship season 2023/2024 ranking, the team occupies the 7th spot on the league table. In 6 matches played, they have 3 wins, 2 losses, and 1 draw. They have scored 12 goals in total and conceded 6, earning them 10 points. Their current form looks like 3 wins and 1 draw in the last five games. Queens Park Rangers rank 20th in the league table. In the 6 matches they played, they have 2 wins and 4 losses, garnering 6 points.
Based on the provided data, one might presume that at least 3 goals can be expected in the next match. Both rivals have had a decent start to the championship, with Sunderland scoring more openly. However, Blackburn has a good streak of 3 victories in 5 matches.