Championship Round-Up: 16/02/2019

Championship Round-Up: 16/02/2019

Rotherham United vs Sheffield Wednesday

Rotherham United continue to search for the light at the end of the tunnel and this Saturday returns to their New York Stadium where they will go up against Sheffield Wednesday. The Millers have had little success this season and enter this game sat down in 22nd. Paul Warne’s men are unbeaten in their last three games, but all three have ended in draws. Sheffield Wednesday find themselves slightly higher in 16th but are also in a spot of poor form which has seen them draw their last two games against Reading and Millwall. The hosts can be backed with SkyBet for a price of 15/8 while their opponents sit at 6/4.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 11/5 SkyBet – BET HERE

Preston North End vs Nottingham Forest

Preston look to continue their impressive run this weekend when they go up against Nottingham Forest at the Deepdale Stadium. The hosts had been struggling down at the bottom end of the table, but an improvement in their performances have seen them climb up into 13th. Following their impressive 3-1 win over Norwich City on Wednesday, Preston are now unbeaten in their last six games. Forest are not in their best form of the season with them picking up losses to Reading, Birmingham and Bristol City in their last five games. But, Martin O’Neil’s men did manage to hold West Brom to a 1-1 draw in their previous game. You can back the hosts to win with Bet365 for a price of 11/10 and their opponents sit at 14/5 with Betway.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 8/11 SkyBet – BET HERE

Ipswich Town vs Stoke City

Stoke City travel to Portman Road this Saturday where they will face Ipswich Town looking to pick up their tenth win of the season. With seven points separating them from 23rd place, Ipswich Town have a whole lot of work to do if they plan on climbing out of the relegation zone. The hosts did manage to secure a point in their previous fixture against Derby County who they held to a 1-1 draw. The Potters are in need of three points with them securing just one win in their last nine games. Stoke picked up a single point in their last match against Wigan Athletic. SkyBet has Ipswich to win priced at 3/1 and Betway has their opponents priced at 1/1.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 11/5 Bet365 – BET HERE

Bolton Wanderers vs Norwich City

Bolton Wanderers have a tough game on their hands this weekend at the Macron Stadium as they go up against Norwich City. Bolton have had a tough season and their efforts so far have earned them a spot down in 23rd. However, the struggling side did manage to secure three points in their previous game against Birmingham who they beat 1-0. This victory was their first win in nine league games. The Canaries had been sitting in first place before they were left embarrassed by Preston when they eased to a 3-0 win, this defeat saw Norwich fall into second place. Bet365 has Bolton to win priced at 4/1 and their opponents at 4/6.

Recommended Bet: Norwich to win at 4/6 Bet365 – BET HERE

Aston Villa vs West Brom

Aston Villa welcomes West Brom to Villa Park this Saturday looking to shake off their recent defeat. Dean Smith’s men have been struggling with their consistency this season and their form has seen them drop down into tenth after originally being close to the top six. Villa suffered their eighth defeat of the season last time out to Brentford which marked the third game they have gone without a win. The Baggies have had a strong season and currently sit up in fourth place. Darren Moore will be keen to return to winning ways after his men were held to a 2-2 draw. The hosts are favourites with odds of 6/4 with Betway, while West Brom sit at 9/5.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 1/2 Betway – BET HERE

Sheffield United vs Reading

Sheffield United will be planning on picking up their 18th win of the season this Saturday at Bramall Lane where they will go up against Reading. The Blades sit up in third place and are serious title contenders this season with them sitting just three points behind Leeds United. Sheffield are unbeaten in four games after beating Middlesbrough 1-0 in their previous game. The Royals climbed free of the relegation zone after they picked up three points against Blackburn Rovers. The hosts are favourites for this fixture and can be backed with Betway for a price of 4/9. Reading sit at 6/1 with Bet365.

Recommended Bet: Both teams not to score at 8/11 Betway – BET HERE

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