Brentford 2/3 to beat Bristol City in Wednesday’s Championship contest
Market: Brentford win
Odds: 2/3 @ 888sport
With the chance to potentially break into the automatic spots in midweek, Brentford will host Championship strugglers Bristol City on Wednesday night.
Starting with the hosts, progressing their FA Cup adventure over the weekend, Brentford have continued on a very impressive run of form so far this season. In their 22 Championship contests so far, they have recorded 11 wins, eight draws and three defeats, scoring 36 and conceding 21 in return. Along with mustering themselves a points tally of 41 and opening the midweek fixtures sat just two points adrift of breaking into the automatic spots, it should also be noted that the Bees hold the third-best attacking record in the division. As for their recent run of results, along with landing a 2-1 victory against Middlesbrough on FA Cup duties over the weekend, Brentford are remarkably unbeaten in each of their last 15 Championship matchups on the bounce, a result that stems back to the end of October. More impressive, Wednesday’s hosts have also lost just a single second-tier contest on home soil so far this season.
As for the visitors, while Bristol City might have also managed to progress on their own FA Cup adventure over the weekend, they have continued on a second-tier sluggish patch. In their 22 Championship matchups so far this season, they have recorded 10 wins, three draws and nine defeats, scoring 23 and conceding 24 in return. Opening up the midweek fixtures sat 10th in the table with a points tally of 33, the Reds currently find themselves sat four points adrift of breaking back into the play-off positions. As for their recent run of Championship results, Bristol City were last seen getting hit with a 2-1 loss against Luton Town on the road. In fact, collecting just three points from their last four second-tier appearances, we’re backing a similar home victory on Wednesday night.
Bet: Brentford 2/3 to beat Bristol City in Wednesday’s Championship contest @ 888sport