Over 2.5 goals at West Brom vs Aston Villa 5/6 for Tuesday’s Championship playoff showdown
Market: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 5/6 @ Bet 365
Picking up a 2-1 win in the first-leg on Saturday, Aston Villa will travel to the Hawthorns on Tuesday night.
Starting with the hosts, while West Brom may have suffered a 2-1 loss in the first-leg on Saturday, the Baggies have continued to shine on home soil this year. In their 46 Championship matches this campaign, they recorded 23 wins, 11 draws and 12 defeats, scoring 87 and conceding 62 in return. Finishing the year with a points tally of 80, West Brom also held a four-point buffer over their Midland rivals. As for their recent run of results, while the hosts are coming off the back of back-to-back defeats, the Baggies have won their last five matches at the Hawthorns. It is also worth noting that their last five matches on home soil have produced 21 goals and over 2.5 goals in each of their victories.
As for the visitors, continuing on what has become a very impressive end to the year, Aston Villa have entered the playoffs with some real momentum. In their 46 Championship matches this year, they recorded 20 wins, 16 draws and 10 defeats, scoring 82 and conceding 61 in return. Finishing the year in fifth, Villa secured a 2-1 win over the Baggies on Saturday and have now remarkably won 11 of their last 13 matches in the second-tier. It is also worth noting that Villa are unbeaten in their last seven matches away from Villa Park, winning five of those contests.
Bet: Over 2.5 goals at West Brom vs Aston Villa for Tuesday’s Championship playoff showdown @ Bet 365