Birmingham – Huddersfield : Preview & Prediction
Birmingham City and Huddersfield Town are leveling up at St. Andrew’s Stadium in a match for the second leg of this FA Cup (Round 4 tie-break) after having drawn 1-1 (1-1) in the first leg. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the visiting team, who in the last 4 matches have won 2, drawn 1 and lost 1. However, in the last match at this stadium, in a Championship match on 29-04-2017, Birmingham City only managed to win, by (2-0). Birmingham City goals were scored by J. Grounds (41 ‘) and C. Gardner (76’). Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
The home team arrive in the second hand after a 1-1 away draw, so a draw for less than 1 goal is enough to confirm the advantage, adding up the result of both hands. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when they play in front of their fans, since in the last 30 matches he has 2 wins, 5 draws and 8 defeats as a visitor, with 12 goals scored and 24 conceded, against 6 wins, 1 draw and 8 defeats at home, with 11 goals scored and 18 conceded. The team arrives at this meeting after a win away with Sheffield Wednesday by (1-3). Birmingham City won 4, drew 1 and lost 5 of their last 10 home games for all competitions. The team allowed their opponents to score in 7 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored regularly as they have managed to make it 8 out of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he never managed to turn the scoring in all 8 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Birmingham City come to this round with a win at the Sheffield Wednesday field, thus totaling the second straight win in the championship. It is important to note that in the first match for the FA Cup, Birmingham City added a 1-1 draw against Huddersfield. Due to this result, coach Steve Cotterill should not make any major changes compared to the previous eleven, with Jeremie Boga being responsible for organizing the offensive process. On the other hand, Sam Gallagher is the top scorer of Birmingham City with 7 goals scored. The frailties in the aerial game is something that has harmed the home team. For this game the coach has a few injuries: Vassell, Grounds and Maghoma.
Birmingham – Huddersfield : Betting Tips
Birmingham – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70