Championship Round-Up: 13/02/2019

Championship Round-Up: 13/02/2019

Brentford vs Aston Villa

Aston Villa travels to Griffin Park this Wednesday to face an improving Brentford side. The Bees have had a tough season this year and their current efforts see them placed down in 18th. The hosts had been enjoying an impressive unbeaten run of ten games until they picked up a 2-1 loss to Nottingham Forest over the weekend. Aston Villa had been pushing for a top six spot around a month ago but some disappointing form has seen them slip down in tenth place. Villa are without a win in their last two games which have both ended in draws. The hosts can be backed with SkyBet for a price of 21/20, while their opponents sit at 23/10.

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Leeds United vs Swansea City

Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United return to Elland Road this Wednesday looking to shake off their poor form with a win against Swansea City. Leeds United had found themselves in first place for the majority of the season, but they have slipped down into second after losing to Norwich City and most recently drawing to Middlesbrough. Their opponents, Swansea City, sit down in eleventh as they head into matchday 32 and arrive off the back of a narrow 1-0 win over Millwall. This win is just their second in five games with them drawing two and losing the remaining one. SkyBet has the hosts to win priced at 8/11 and Bet365 is offering odds of 4/1 for Swansea to secure the three points.

Recommended Bet: Leeds to win at 8/11 SkyBet – BET HERE

Preston North End vs Norwich City

Preston North End have a tough game on their hands this Wednesday at the Deepdale Stadium where they will go up against the league leaders Norwich City. Preston had looked set to spend their season down the wrong end of the table but they have vastly improved and now sit up in 14th and have the potential to climb higher. The hosts are unbeaten in their last five games, following their recent 2-1 win over Bolton Wanderers. The Canaries have been in great form this season and currently top the Championship table ahead of Leeds United by two points. Norwich are unbeaten in their last six games and picked up three points in their latest game against Ipswich Town. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 6/4 and SkyBet has Norwich priced at 7/4.

Recommended Bet: Norwich to win at 7/4 SkyBet – BET HERE

Ipswich Town vs Derby County

Derby County travels to Portman Road this Wednesday looking to pick up a simple three points against a struggling Ipswich Town. Ipswich Town look set for relegation by the end of the season as they down in 24th as they go into matchday 32. The hosts suffered their fourth consecutive defeat over the weekend against Norwich City who beat them 3-0. Derby have struggled with their consistency this season, but they head into this match sat in seventh place and off the back of a 2-0 win over Hull City. Bet365 has the hosts to win priced at 15/4 and their opponents at 17/20.

Recommended Bet: Derby County to win at 17/20 Bet365 – BET HERE

Wigan Athletic vs Stoke City

Nathan Jones needs his Stoke City side to shake off their poor form this Wednesday with a win against Wigan Athletic at their Dw Stadium. The Latics eased to a 3-0 win these sides first met and with their opponents in poor form could have another simple victory lined up. Wigan find themselves five points behind their upcoming opponents making this a great chance to close the gap. Wigan are unbeaten in their last two after recently drawing 1-1 with Rotherham United. The Potters are in desperate need of three points with them losing their last three matches on the bounce. The hosts have odds of 9/5 to win with Bet365, while their opponents sit at 7/4.

Recommended Bet: Wigan to win at 9/4 Bet365 – BET HERE

Sheffield United vs Middlesbrough

One game that should provide plenty of entertainment this Wednesday will be played at Bramall Lane as Sheffield United goes up against Middlesbrough. The Blades suffered a 3-0 loss last time they faced Middlesbrough, but with them, in better form, this meeting should be a much closer fixture. United head into this fixture sat in third place and their latest fixture saw them draw 3-3 with Aston Villa. Boro sits two places below their opponents adrift by four points making this a huge game for either side. Middlesbrough picked up a single point in their last fixture which saw them go up against Leeds United. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 1/1, while their opponents sit at 16/5 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 19/20 Betway – BET HERE

Reading vs Blackburn Rovers

The last game to take place this Wednesday in the Championship will be held at the Madejski Stadium as Blackburn Rovers and Reading go head-to-head. The Royals are in danger of being relegated into League One this season as their current efforts see them placed down in 22nd. Their previous game saw them go up against Sheffield Wednesday and draw 0-0 which marked their third consecutive draw. Tony Mowbray will be expecting three points from this fixture but will need to improve on their recent performances which have seen them lose their last games against Brentford and Bristol City. SkyBet has Reading to win at 17/10 and Betway has their opponents priced at 13/8.

Recommended Bet: Blackburn to win at 13/8 Betway – BET HERE

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