Birmingham welcome title favourites Watford over to the St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium on Tuesday for a round four fixture in the Championship.The last three times Birmingham faced Watford in the Championship, Watford didn't concede a single goal, as they won by 3-0, 1-0 and 1-0 scoreline. Watford go into the game this coming Tuesday at the best betting odds of 2.25 for a fourth win on the bounce.
Birmingham are number 11 in the table on four points after three matches. Watford rank as number two with seven points after three matches played.As number 11 in the Championship table with four points, Birmingham have played three games this season. Watford are three points better off as number 2 after three matches.
We are bound to see an exciting game on Tuesday as both Birmingham and Watford are looking to add some much-needed points to their respective accounts.
Birmingham are not a high scoring team these days, as they only found the back of the net ten times in the last ten outings. That is an average of just one goals per game, as they conceded 19 goals. They managed two clean sheets in these matches.
Watford are currently not the most scoring team in the Championship, as they only found the back of the net ten times in ten matches. This is an average of just one goals a game in which they conceded five times, an average of 0.5 per game. They managed six clean sheets in of these.
Birmingham vs Watford Prediction
Birmingham claimed four points to their account in the last three matches, where they won 2-1 against Huddersfield, followed by a 2-2 draw with Norwich. Their latest game against Cardiff resulted in a 1-0 defeat.Birmingham only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Championship matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew one and lost three, as they scored eight and conceded 11 goals.
Staying clear of finishing inside the relegation zone is probably the best Birmingham can aim for this season. Each and every point counts from the word go.
Watford are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Sheffield United by 1-0. This was followed by a 1-1 with West Bromwich and a 1-0 win against Burnley.Watford, meanwhile, won twice, while they've drawn two and lost two in their last six away in the Championship.
Both Birmingham and Watford are having a hard time finding their way to the net. With the teams clashing in this round 4, we find a low scoring match is the natural pick.
Birmingham vs Watford Stats
- In 11 of the last 13 matches Birmingham played, both teams scored
- In the last 5 home matches in a row Birmingham played, both teams scored
- Birmingham have not won 12 of the last 14 matches
- Birmingham have conceded in 13 of the last 14 matches
- Birmingham have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
- Watford have not won 14 of the last 16 away matches
- Watford have conceded in the last 7 away matches in a row
- Watford have not lost the last 5 matches in a row
- Watford have lost 4 of the last 5 away matches
- In 3 of the last 4 away matches Watford played, both teams scored
Birmingham vs Watford Team News
Birmingham just have a single unavailable player for squad selection, when facing Watford at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium.
Birmingham are unable to field Harlee Dean this coming Tuesday against Watford, as he is sidelined with an injury.
Watford just have a single unavailable player for squad selection, when facing Birmingham at the St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium.
Imran Louza nurses an injury and won't be travelling with Watford.
Birmingham vs Watford H2H
The last three times Birmingham faced in the Championship, Watford didn't concede a single goal, as they won 3-0, 1-0 and 1-0.Watford generally enjoy playing Birmingham against whom, they won seven of the last ten encounters. However, the latter did well to secure a 3-0 win the last time the pair faced off. The bookies have Watford to win this match at best price odds of 2.25.
Birmingham vs Watford Results
In the last ten matches between Birmingham and Watford over 2.5 goals came out five times. Odds on at least three goals are at 2.20 with bookies.
Birmingham vs Watford Betting Tips
No clear picture has emerged yet as to which players will dominate the scoring charts for Birmingham and Watford in this current Championship season. However, we have listed some of their possible goalscorers in their upcoming match.
Birmingham claimed three wins, drew three and lost four of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Watford won two, drew two and lost six of their last 10 games away.Birmingham have not exactly been great at shutting out their visitors at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium. In their previous 10 league matches at home, they claimed just two wins, while also holding on to a clean sheet.
In the past ten encounters between Birmingham and Watford over 2.5 goals came out five times, with Birmingham scoring an average of 0.7 goals per game. Watford averaged 1.6 goals, while both teams scored two times.Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Birmingham’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run.Over 2.5 goals came up in four of the last ten matches Watford played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of one goals in these matches.