Championship Round-Up: 02/03/2019

Championship Round-Up: 02/03/2019

Millwall vs Norwich City

Daniel Farke will be expecting a simple three points from his Norwich City side this weekend when they go up against Millwall at the Den. When these sides first met this season they provided a seven-goal thriller which was split 4-3 in favour of Norwich. The Lions enter this game sat down in 20th, in need of three points as they picked up their second consecutive defeat to Hull City in their previous fixture. The Canaries sit up in first place with a two-point lead over second and third place. Norwich picked up a bug three points in their last match when they went up against Bristol City and beat them 3-2. The hosts can be backed to win with Bet365 for a price of 11/5, while their opponents sit at 6/5 with SkyBet.

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Ipswich Town vs Reading

A good chance for Reading to secure three points arrives this weekend as they go up against Ipswich Town who sit at the bottom of the league. Little has gone right for Paul Lambert’s men this season, as they have found themselves bottoming the Championship table for the majority of the season. Ipswich head into this fixture having gone three games without a loss and all three fixtures have ended in 1-1 draws. The Royals have managed to pull themselves just clear of the bottom three, but remain on level points with Rotherham. Reading also picked up a 1-1 draw in their last game when they went up against Rotherham. The hosts can be backed to win with Betway for a price of 15/8. Bet365 has its opponents priced at 6/4.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 21/10 SkyBet – BET HERE

Brentford vs QPR

QPR travel to Griffin Park to face Brentford looking to build on the previous impressive win they picked up midweek. These two outfits sit side by side in the Championship table with the hosts in 16th and their opponents one point behind in 17th. Rangers scraped the win in the first meeting between these sides with a 3-2 victory. Thomas Frank will be hoping his side can bounce back from the previous 2-0 defeat they picked up against Sheffield Wednesday. Rangers shocked everyone in their last fixture, as they secured three points against Leeds United with a 1-0 win which brought their five-game losing streak to an end. Brentford have odds of 7/10 with SkyBet to win and SkyBet has their opponents at 18/5.

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Preston North End vs Bristol City

Preston North End aim to continue their impressive run this weekend at their Deepdale Stadium where they will welcome Bristol City. The hosts had been having a tough time in the Championship and had looked set to spend their season down towards the relegation zone. However, they find themselves unbeaten in their last eight following their 1-0 win over Millwall. Bristol City had also been enjoying an impressive unbeaten streak which has seen them go 15 games without a loss, but a recent defeat to Norwich City has upset their form and now have lost back-to-back games. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 13/10 and Bristol at 11/5.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 23/10 SkyBet – BET HERE

Wigan Athletic vs Middlesbrough

Wigan Athletic have a tough game on their hands at the DW Stadium this weekend, as they go up against Middlesbrough for matchday 35. The Latics find themselves sitting just five points clear of the relegation zone, leaving little room for error for Paul Cook. Wigan arrives at this fixture having gone four games without a loss and their last three have ended in draws. Tony Pulis should be aiming for three points in this fixture if he plans on staying up in the top six. Boro’s last game saw them go up against QPR who they beat 2-0 and are now unbeaten in their last two. SkyBet has Wigan to win priced at 11/5, while Bet365 has their opponents at 13/10.

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Hull City vs Birmingham City

Birmingham City travels to the KCOM Stadium this Saturday to face Hull City where both sides will be looking to build on their recent wins. The Tigers enter this game sat in eleventh place just three points behind their opponents who sit above them in eighth. Hull managed to shake off their disappointing 5-1 defeat against Brentford with a 2-1 win over Millwall. Birmingham will be needing to secure the full three points if they plan on pushing for a spot in the top six. The Blues went up against a tough Bristol City outfit in their last game and secured three points with a 2-1 win. Betway has Hull City to win priced at 7/5 and their opponents at 21/10.

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Stoke City vs Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest head over to the Bet365 Stadium this Saturday to face a struggling Stoke City side. The hosts had been much higher in the table but a succession of poor results has seen them fall down into 18th, eleven points clear of the bottom three. The Potters drew their third consecutive game against Aston Villa last time out and now have gone six games without a single win. Nottingham’s consistency has been a problem for them on occasions this season, but their current efforts see them placed in ninth. Following their recent 1-0 win over Derby County, Forest are unbeaten in their last four. Stoke to win has been priced at 11/10 with SkyBet and Bet365 has Forest priced at 13/5.

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Rotherham United vs Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers will be planning on adding three points to their total this weekend when they travel to the New York Stadium. Rotherham have had little to cheer about this season with their efforts earning them a spot down in 22nd. The Millers enter this game unbeaten in their last five games which have all ended in draws. Their most recent fixture saw them draw 1-1 with Reading. Blackburn find themselves in 15th after a lacklustre season so far and look set to finish in a mid-table spot. Rovers went up against Birmingham City in their latest match and left with a single point when it ended 2-2. The Millers have odds of 13/8 with SkyBet to secure the three points, while their opponents sit at 8/5 with Betway.

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Aston Villa vs Derby County

Derby county meets Aston Villa at Villa Park this weekend looking to get their season back on track. Derby County put up little resistance to Villa’s attack when these sides first met this season, as they suffered a 3-0 defeat. Dean Smith finds his side down in 13th after a disappointing season where they have struggled to maintain any consistency. Following their 1-1 draw with Stoke City, Villa have gone five games without a win. Derby County have slipped outside of the top six due to their recent form which has seen them lose their last two games and are without a win in their last three. Bet365 has the hosts to win priced at 11/10 and their opponents at 12/5.

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Swansea City vs Bolton Wanderers

The final Championship game taking place this Saturday will be played at the Liberty Stadium where Swansea City will meet Bolton Wanderers. Graham Potter will be expecting nothing less than three points from his side this weekend, but they will need to improve on their previous performance which saw them lose 3-1 to Sheffield Wednesday. Bolton Wanderers sit all the way down in 23rd place as they head into matchday 35. Following their 2-1 defeat to Leeds United, Bolton have now gone nine games without a win across all competitions. Betway has Swansea to win priced at 1/2, while their opponents sit at 11/2 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Swansea to win at 1/2 Betway – BET HERE

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