Coventry come up against visiting side Middlesbrough in a Championship fixture this coming Saturday at Coventry Building Society Arena. Coventry claimed a 2-0 win, while Middlesbrough answered back with a 1-0 win in their two most recent meetings.
With ten points after ten games, Middlesbrough currently rank 22th in the Championship standings. Coventry play catch-up as they recorded three points in seven matches, putting them up as 24th before their upcoming clash.
Coventry are chasing revenge after succumbing to a disappointing defeat in the latest encounter against Middlesbrough. However, judging by prices from the bookmakers, they could be in for more disappointment.
Coventry scored nine goals, conceded 16 and fought their way to two clean sheets in their previous ten matches.
Middlesbrough managed a bearable 13 goals from their past ten games, creating an average of 1.3 goals per game. They conceded 15 goals in total, and while claiming two clean sheets, they conceded 1.5 goals an average per game.
Coventry vs Middlesbrough Prediction
Coventry claimed two points in their previous three matches, where they lost 3-0 against Norwich. They took a point in a2-2 draw with Luton, before also drawing 0-0 with Birmingham. Coventry just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Championship matches at the Coventry Building Society Arena. They also drew one and lost four of these six encounters, in which they scored seven and conceded 11 goals.
Coventry entered the season dreaming of medals, but find themselves far off track following a lousy run of form.
In their previous three matches, Middlesbrough beat Sunderland 1-0, lost 2-3 against Cardiff and drew 0-0 with Rotherham. Middlesbrough didn't manage a single away win in their last six Championship matches, but managed two draws, while suffering four defeats. They conceded 13 and scored seven goals themselves.
Middlesbrough entered the season dreaming of medals, but find themselves far off track following a lousy run of form.
Going forward, Coventry and Middlesbrough are both in decent form, while at the same time being generous in defence. We are confident, both teams will find the back of the net on Saturday.
Coventry won zero points from their last one encounters with teams from the bottom six, like their upcoming opponent. They won zero, scored two and let in three goals. Middlesbrough earned zero wins and one points from their past one matches against teams placed in the bottom six of the Championship table. They scored one and allowed one goals against on their way.
Coventry vs Middlesbrough Stats
- Coventry have conceded in the last 10 home matches in a row
- Coventry have not won the last 8 matches in a row
- Coventry have not won 8 of the last 10 home matches
- Coventry have conceded in 7 of the last 8 matches
- Coventry have lost 4 of the last 5 home matches
- Middlesbrough have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
- Middlesbrough have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Middlesbrough have not won the last 4 away matches in a row
- Middlesbrough have scored in 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Middlesbrough have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
Coventry vs Middlesbrough Team News
Coventry could be looking at four players on the injured and absent list ahead of their upcoming match against Middlesbrough. For their upcoming match in round 12, Coventry are unable to call upon Gustavo Hamer, who is suspended.
Liam Kelly, Michael Rose and Callum O'Hare are all absent from the Coventry squad that faces Middlesbrough at Coventry Building Society Arena.
Middlesbrough have three on the list of injured and absent players before their next match against Coventry this coming Saturday.
Cristhian Stuani, Darragh Lenihan and Chuba Akpom all face a spell on the sidelines for Middlesbrough due to various injuries.
Coventry vs Middlesbrough H2H
Middlesbrough won 1-0 the last time, they faced Coventry, who won the match before that, when Coventry claimed a 2-0 win. Coventry have a 30% win rate in the against Middlesbrough, who won four of these matches. The total record reads 3-3-4, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Coventry vs Middlesbrough Results
In the past ten matches between home side Coventry and Middlesbrough both teams found the back of the net six times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.72.
Coventry vs Middlesbrough Betting Tips
Coventry claimed two wins, drew two and lost six of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Middlesbrough won three, drew two and lost five of their last 10 games away. Both teams scored in five of the last 10 Championship home matches for Coventry and in five of the previous 10 away games for Middlesbrough.
Both teams not to score was a winning bet four times in the last ten encounters between Coventry and Middlesbrough as under 2.5 goals happened four times. Coventry scored an average of 1.2 goals a game, with Middlesbrough averaging 1.2 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Coventry’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 times in those matches.