Under 2.5 goals at Birmingham City vs Hull City 1/1 for Saturday’s Championship showdown
Market: Under 2.5 goals
Odds: 1/1 @ Bet 365
Two sides in the midst of an extended rut, Birmingham City will host Hull City from behind closed doors on Saturday afternoon.
Starting with the hosts, continuing on what has been a worrying run of form, Birmingham City have found themselves freefalling down the Championship standings. In their 38 second-tier matches this season, they have recorded 12 wins, 12 draws, and 14 defeats, scoring 48 and conceding 57 in return. With a points tally of 48, the Blues open the weekend fixtures in 16th and six poins adrift of breaking into the top half. As for their previous run of results, Birmingham have failed to win any of their last seven matchups across all competitions and have won just one of their last 11 Championship matches on home soil. It is also worth noting that Saturday’s hosts have failed to record more than a single strike in five of their last seven second-tier appearances.
As for the visitors, also in the midst of what has been an extended rut, Hull City still find themselves in a real relegation battle. In their 38 Championship matches this season, they have recorded 11 wins, eight draws, and 19 defeats, scoring 49 and conceding 64 in return. With a points tally of 41, Hull open the weekend down in 22nd and with their goal difference keeping them in the bottom-three. As for their previous run of results, Saturday’s guests have lost their last five Championship matches on the bounce and have failed to win any of their last 11 second-tier contests. It is also worth noting that Hull have drawn a blank in three of their last four appearances.
Bet: Under 2.5 goals at Birmingham City vs Hull City 1/1 for Saturday’s Championship showdown @ Bet 365