Bristol City 5/4 to beat Brentford in Mondays Championship clash
Market: Bristol City to beat Brentford
Odds: 5/4 @ Bet365
With the Championship table reaching the business end of the season, English football’s second division remains incredibly tight at both ends of the table with just a single point seeing a team jump several places. On that note, playoff hopefuls Bristol City well host Brentford on Monday night.
For the hosts on Monday afternoon, despite briefly flirting with the automatic promotion places earlier in the season, Bristol City now find themselves in an incredibly tight battle to secure a top-six finish. After 39 Championship games this season, Bristol City have won 16, drawn 14 and lost nine, scoring 56 and conceding 44. With a points tally of 62, City now sit seventh in the table and only their goal difference sees them sit behind Middlesbrough who currently occupies that lucrative final playoff position. As for their recent run of form, after a tough start to the New Year, Bristol City have now just lost one in their last five Championship outings, winning two and drawing two.
As for the visitors, despite many tipping Brentford to mount a playoff push at the start of the season, the West London side are now firm outsiders in the race for a top-six finish. After 39 games this season, Brentford have won 14, drawn 13 and lost 12, scoring 55 and conceding 47 in return, no team in the top half of the Championship table have shipped more goals than Brentford. With a points tally of 55, the Red and Whites now sit in 11th position and are now seven points adrift of the playoff spots. For their recent form, Brentford have just one win in their last six appearances, winning three and drawing two.
Bet: Bristol City to beat Brentford in Mondays Championship clash 5/4 @ Bet365>>