Preston 1/1 to beat Birmingham in Saturday’s Championship matchup
Market: Preston win
Odds: 1/1 @ Bet 365
With the chance to extend their unbeaten run, Preston will host a struggling Birmingham side at Deepdale on Saturday afternoon.
Starting with the hosts, still enjoying their brightest spell of the campaign, Preston will have their sights set on a playoff push at the back end of the season. In their 37 Championship games this season, they have recorded 14 wins, 12 draws and 11 defeats, scoring 57 and conceding 50 in return. With a points tally of 54, another victory on Saturday could see the Whites climb into the playoff positions for the first time this year. As for their recent run of form, Preston are unbeaten in their last 11 Championship matches and are also yet to lose a match at Deepdale in 2019.
As for the visitors, drastically struggling with their form at the back end of the season, Birmingham have seen any chance of a playoff push appear to be off the table. In their 37 matches this year, they have recorded 12 wins, 14 draws and 11 defeats, scoring 53 and conceding 48 in return. With a points tally of 50, only the Blues’ goal difference sees them sat inside the top half of the Championship table. As for their recent run of results, the visitors have now lost their last three matches on the bounce and have recorded just one victory in their last six outings.
Bet: Preston 1/1 to beat Birmingham in Saturday’s Championship matchup @ Bet 365