Championship Round-Up – 19/04/2019

Championship Round-Up – 19/04/2019

Bristol City vs Reading

Bristol City welcome Reading to Ashton Gate this Friday for matchday 43 in the Championship. The hosts find themselves sat in sixth place and will be hoping they can secure three points from their game in hand to secure their spot. Bristol had been enjoying an unbeaten run of five games before suffering a 2-1 defeat in their last outing against Aston Villa. The Royals continue their fight for survival this Friday and look to build on the previous 2-1 win they picked up against Brentford. Following this win, Reading have suffered just one defeat in their last five games. SkyBet has the hosts to win priced at 4/6, while their opponents sit at 4/1 with Bet365.

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Millwall vs Brentford

Brentford have a tough trip to The Den approaching this Friday where they will face Millwall, looking to shake off their recent defeat. Millwall find themselves in real need of a win with them sat just two points clear of the relegation zone. The Lions have proven to be a tough side to beat in recent games with them arriving having gone three games without a loss following their 1-1 draw with Sheffield United. Brentford find themselves in 14th and look set for a mid-table finish. The Bees arrive at the Den looking to shake off a 2-1 defeat they suffered at the Madejski Stadium against Reading. SkyBet is offering odds of 6/5 for the hosts to win and 21/10 for their opponents.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 8/13 SkyBet – BET HERE

Swansea City vs Rotherham United

Swansea City return to the Liberty Stadium this Friday looking to secure a simple three points against Rotherham United. The Swans had a terrible outing in their previous match which had them face QPR and suffer an embarrassing 4-0 defeat. This loss brought an end to their winning streak of three games. Rotherham United have had little success this season and enter the later stages of the season sat down in 22nd in need of three points to pull them free of the bottom three. Despite their previous 4-0 defeat, Swansea arrive as clear favourites and can be backed with SkyBet for a price of 8/13, while their opponents sit at 9/2 with Betway.

Recommended Bet: Swansea City to win at 8/13 SkyBet – BET HERE

West Brom vs Hull City

The Hawthorns will be home to an entertaining game this Friday as Hull City takes on West Brom for matchday 43 in the Championship. West Brom have had a strong season and find themselves sat in fourth place and look set to finish in a playoff spot for promotion. The Baggies had been suffering from back-to-back defeats, but their recent 4-1 win over Preston North End saw them return to winning ways. Hull sit in ninth place ahead of this fixture and are in need of five points to bring them level with Bristol City in sixth. The Tigers lost 1-0 to Middlesbrough in their last outing which brought an end to their winning streak of three games. Bet365 has West Brom to win priced at 5/6 and their opponents to do so at 3/1.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 8/15 SkyBet – BET HERE

Leeds United vs Wigan Athletic

Leeds United will be planning on adding three points to their season total this Friday when they welcome Wigan Athletic to Elland Road. Leeds currently find themselves in second place, two points ahead of Sheffield United in third and just four points behind the league leaders. Following their 1-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday, Leeds have won three of their last five games alongside two defeats. Wigan are fighting to steer clear of the relegation zone which they currently sit just two points clear of. The Latics managed to hold Norwich City to a 1-1 draw in their latest fixture which marked their third draw in their last five games. Bet365 has Leeds United to win priced at 1/3, while Betway has their opponents at 15/2.

Recommended Bet: Leeds United HT/FT at 10/11 Bet365 – BET HERE

Preston North End vs Ipswich Town

Preston North End will be hoping they can return to winning ways this Friday when they return to Deepdale to face Ipswich Town. Preston find themselves struggling for form in recent games and arrive at this fixture sat in 12th place. The host’s last win came five games ago and since then have suffered four defeats on the bounce following their recent 4-1 loss to West Brom. Ipswich Town have spent almost the whole season down in the relegation zone and look set to face relegation with them needing 14 points to catch 21st. Town went up against Birmingham in their previous fixture and secured a 1-1 draw. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 8/13, while their opponents have a price of 5/1.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 10/11 Bet365 – BET HERE

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QPR vs Blackburn Rovers

QPR return to Loftus Road looking to build on their recent impressive win when they face Blackburn Rovers. QPR have had a mixed season with them experiencing runs of strong and poor form, their lack of consistency has them placed down in 17th. Rangers went up against Swansea City in their latest fixture and eased to an impressive 4-0 win and remain unbeaten in their last two. Blackburn Rovers sit in 15th just five points behind their upcoming opponents and also arrive in some decent form. Rovers went up against Nottingham Forest in their previous match and won 2-1 which marked their second consecutive win. Bet365 is offering odds of 11/10 for the hosts to win and 23/10 for their opponents.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 4/6 Bet365 – BET HERE

Middlesbrough vs Stoke City

Stoke City travel up to the Riverside Stadium this Friday for a fixture against Middlesbrough who will be looking to build on their recent win. The hosts have struggled with their consistency at times this season and enter this game just outside the top six in need of one point to catch Bristol City. Boro’ faced Hull City in their previous game and picked up a narrow 1-0 win which marked their second consecutive win. Stoke City have had a poor season and enter the final stages of the season sat down in 16th. The Potters picked up their 19th draw of the season in their last fixture which had them face Rotherham United. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 5/6, while their opponents sit at 15/4.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score at 5/4 Betway – BET HERE

Birmingham City vs Derby County

Birmingham City have a tough game on their hands this Friday at St Andrews’ Stadium where they will face Derby County. The hosts find themselves down in 18th just six points clear of the relegation zone, as we enter the final few games of the season. Birmingham went up against Ipswich Town in their latest match and picked up a 1-1 draw, which marked their second draw in a row. Derby County sits in eighth place in need of just two points to catch Bristol City in sixth place. The Rams secured an impressive 4-0 win over Bolton Wanderers in their latest fixture. Betway has the hosts to win priced at 13/8 and their opponents at 9/5.

Recommended Bet: Derby to win at 9/5 Betway – BET HERE

Bolton Wanderers vs Aston Villa

The final game to take place this Friday in the Championship will be held at the Macron Stadium where Bolton Wanderers and Aston Villa will go head to head. The hosts find themselves down in 23rd as we enter the final stages of the season, needing ten points to climb free of the bottom three. Bolton went up against Derby County in their last match and suffered a 4-0 defeat which marked their third defeat on the bounce. Aston Villa will be pushing for the full three points as they look to stay amongst the top six in the table. Villa secured a 2-1 win over Bristol City in their latest fixture which marked their eighth consecutive win. SkyBet has the hosts to win priced at 15/2, while Betway has their opponents at 3/8.

Recommended Bet: Both teams not to score at 3/4 Betway – BET HERE

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