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Middlesbrough will hope to spoil West Bromwich Albion’s billing as the Championship title favourites on Saturday when they welcome their opponents to the Riverside Stadium.The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Middlesbrough came away with a 2-1 win.

Middlesbrough took a massive beating in their last encounter, and look to make amends this coming Saturday. West Bromwich Albion should face a seriously motivated home side.

Middlesbrough only average a modest 1.3 goals per game in their last ten matches in this tournament, in which they scored 13 goals. They also conceded ten for an average of one per game. They kept their opponents from scoring four times.

West Bromwich Albion scored 13 goals, conceded 11 and managed five clean sheets in their previous ten matches.

Middlesbrough vs West Bromwich Albion Preview

Middlesbrough are looking to bounce back from a recent setback and get back to winning ways. In their last three matches, they first took out Cardiff by 2-0, before beating Stoke by 3-1. The winning streak came to an end against Preston, who ran out 4-1 winners.Succes in the Championship has always been Middlesbrough's priority and it will once again this season where minimum medals is expected by the supportersMiddlesbrough won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Championship, while also drawing zero. They suffered three defeats, while they scored seven and conceded six goals.

In their last three matches, West Bromwich Albion drew 0-0 with Coventry, beat Reading by 0-1 and beat Barnsley by 4-0.Succes in the Championship has always been Middlesbrough's priority and it will once again this season where minimum medals is expected by the supportersWest Bromwich Albion won twice, while also recording one draw, and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Championship. The scoreline from these matches says nine goals conceded and six scored.

More often than, either Middlesbrough or West Bromwich Albion pull off a clean sheet in meetings with each other. Thus, the value here seem to lie with at least one of team being unable to score this coming Saturday.

Middlesbrough vs West Bromwich Albion Stats

  • Middlesbrough have scored in the last 6 matches in a row
  • Middlesbrough have conceded in 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • Middlesbrough have won 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Middlesbrough have not lost 5 of the last 6 matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 matches Middlesbrough played, both teams scored
  • West Bromwich have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • West Bromwich have not lost 4 of the last 5 matches
  • West Bromwich have won 3 of the last 4 matches

Middlesbrough vs West Bromwich Albion Team News

Middlesbrough have an almost full squad available against West Bromwich Albion at Riverside Stadium with only one player possibly missing.For their upcoming match in round 1, Middlesbrough are unable to call upon Patrick McNair, who is suspended.

Middlesbrough vs West Bromwich Albion H2H

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Middlesbrough came away with a 2-1 win.West Bromwich Albion look back on three wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Middlesbrough. The home side has a 50% win rate in these encounter for a total record of 4-1-3. No doubt worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Middlesbrough vs West Bromwich Albion Betting Tips

Matt Crooks managed to hit the target twice recently for Middlesbrough, while Karlan Grant, added four strikes in Championship for West Bromwich Albion in his last six outings.

Middlesbrough racked up six wins in their previous 10 matches on their home ground across all tournaments. They lost four and now face West Bromwich Albion who won five of their previous 10 away matches. They drew two and lost three.Of the previous 10 outings at Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough scored the opening goal five times, whereas their visitors were first on target in four of their last 10 games away from home.

Over 2.5 goals came up three times in the previous eight encounters between Middlesbrough and West Bromwich Albion, as Middlesbrough scored 1.13 goals on average per game and West Bromwich Albion averaging 1.52 goals. Both teams scored in three times of these matches.Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Middlesbrough’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of two goals during this run.Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches West Bromwich Albion played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.6 goals in these matches.