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Blackburn Rovers v Southampton : Championship match betting preview, prediction and odds

Ewood Park, Blackburn

Saturday afternoon sees John Eustace’s Blackburn Rovers and Russell Martin’s Southampton go up against one another in a Championship battle at the Ewood Park. Our predictions for each betting market are based on the past 20 games for each team (at home, away or overall) with additional weight given to top teams. All the stats and graphics are tailored for the betting market in question. Head-to-head stats for this fixture are also given where our data allows. Odds are provided directly from from leading bookmakers.

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Blackburn Rovers's next match is v Sheff Wed at 15:00 on Saturday 20th April
Southampton's next match is v Cardiff at 15:00 on Saturday 20th April
The last English Championship meeting between Blackburn and Southampton was on Saturday 6th April 2024
English Championship
April 6th 2024
Blackburn 0
0 Southampton
 
BLB
SOU
Shots On
3
2
Shots Off
4
5
Corners
1
5
Possession
31%
69%
Fouls
17
8
Yellow/red cards
2/0
2/0
 
BlackburnSouthampton
 
A. Pears
C. Brittain
S. Wharton
H. Pickering
D. Hyam
T. Dolan
J. Rankin-Costello
S. Szmodics
S. Tronstad
S. Gallagher
R. Hedges (D. Markanday 27')
G. Bazunu
(S. Mara 87') K. Walker-Peters
J. Bednarek
T. Harwood-Bellis
J. Stephens
J. Aribo
F. Downes
(W. Smallbone 62') J. Rothwell
(K. Sulemana 75') A. Armstrong
(S. Edozie 75') R. Fraser
(C. Adams 62') D. Brooks
Best Tip: Over 1.5 goals

The KickOff predictive algorithm suggests there is a 80% chance of Blackburn and Southampton scoring at least a couple of goals in this Championship match. Recent form statistics and head-to-head (H2H) records are factored into that calculation , and the bookies like the look of it as a tip too. This over 1.5 goals tip is available with best odds of 1.14.

In-Play
Win / Draw / Win
Over / Under 1.5 Goals
Over / Under 2.5 Goals
Over / Under 3.5 Goals
Win To Nil
Both Teams To Score
Correct Score
Both Teams To Score & Result
Double Chance
Half Time / Full Time
Over / Under 0.5 Goals
Over / Under 4.5 Goals
Over / Under 5.5 Goals
Draw No Bet
Team To Score First
An away win looks like the most likely outcome in the win/draw/win market, with our predictive algorithm suggesting there’s a 46% chance of Southampton coming away with a win.
Change odds
Predictions Add Bet365 Coral Betfred 888Sport
Blackburn
30%
13/5
10%
5/2
3%
13/5
3%
13/5
3%
Draw
24%
11/4
6%
14/5
5%
11/429/10
Southampton
46%
19/20
8%
19/20
2%
19/20
8%
22/25
2%
Draw 1-1
11%
13/2
6%
6/1
7%
7/1
6%
13/2
6%
Southampton 2-1
9%
15/27/115/27/1
Southampton 1-0
9%
9/18/1
10%
9/1
17%
19/2
5%
Blackburn 2-1
7%
11/1
8%
9/1
9%
11/1
8%
21/2
Southampton 2-0
7%
10/19/1
9%
10/1
8%
10/1
4%
Blackburn 1-0
7%
14/1
12%
11/1
8%
16/1
11%
14/1
6%
Draw 2-2
6%
11/110/1
10%
11/1
9%
10/1
Draw 0-0
5%
14/1
12%
11/1
20%
16/1
11%
16/1
6%
Southampton 3-1
5%
14/1
15%
11/1
9%
12/123/2
4%
Blackburn 2-0
4%
20/1
9%
16/120/1
19%
19/1
5%
Southampton 3-0
4%
18/1
27%
14/116/115/1
Southampton 3-2
3%
20/1
11%
14/116/1
13%
15/1
Blackburn 3-1
3%
25/1
10%
18/122/122/1
Blackburn 3-2
3%
28/118/125/1
13%
22/1
10%
Southampton 4-1
2%
28/1
26%
18/125/1
13%
22/1
10%
Over 2.5 Goals
57%
8/13
8%
-1/2
7%
1/2
3%
Under 2.5 Goals
43%
13/10
8%
-6/4
9%
8/5
4%
Home 1st Goal
46%
11/8
5%
-13/10-
Away 1st Goal
51%
4/7
5%
-4/6
3%
-
No 1st Goal
3%
14/1
12%
-12/1
24%
-
BTTS - Yes
59%
8/158/15
3%
1/2
7%
4/9
2%
BTTS - No
41%
11/811/8
8%
6/4
9%
13/8
4%
BTTS - Home Win
16%
5/1
8%
17/4
5%
9/2
10%
-
BTTS - Draw
19%
7/210/3
2%
10/37/2
2%
BTTS - Away Win
24%
5/2
13%
9/4
8%
11/5
11%
-
Home/draw
54%
4/5
8%
5/6
4%
5/6
4%
9/10
2%
Away/draw
70%
2/7
6%
3/10
1%
2/77/25
1%
Home/away
76%
1/4
2%
1/4
2%
1/41/4
Over 1.5 Goals
80%
1/6-1/7
1%
1/7
1%
Under 1.5 Goals
20%
4/1-4/1
9%
22/5
7%
Over 3.5 Goals
35%
6/4
9%
-6/5
5%
13/10
5%
Under 3.5 Goals
65%
8/15
6%
-8/13
3%
3/5
4%
Over 4.5 Goals
18%
10/3
8%
-11/4
7%
3/1
6%
Under 4.5 Goals
82%
2/9
2%
-1/4
3%
6/25
2%
Over 5.5 Goals
8%
7/1
14%
-13/2
25%
13/2
7%
Under 5.5 Goals
92%
1/12
2%
-1/14
4%
1/14
2%
Over 0.5 Goals
95%
1/33
1%
--1.00
Under 0.5 Goals
5%
14/1
12%
--17/1
5%
Home DNB
47%
13/8
13%
6/4
5%
13/8
4%
9/5
3%
Away DNB
62%
4/9
6%
4/94/9
3%
11/25
1%
Blackburn win to nil
14%
6/1
22%
-7/1
11%
-
Southampton win to nil
22%
3/1
7%
-11/4
6%
-
Blackburn / Blackburn
14%
9/2
15%
17/4
5%
9/2
8%
24/5
5%
Blackburn / Southampton
4%
20/1
11%
16/1
13%
18/118/1
6%
Blackburn / Draw
6%
14/111/112/112/1
Draw / Blackburn
9%
7/1
11%
13/2
6%
8/1
5%
8/1
Draw / Southampton
16%
9/2
10%
4/19/29/2
2%
Draw / Draw
13%
5/1
8%
19/4
12%
11/2
7%
23/4
Southampton / Blackburn
3%
28/122/1
10%
28/128/1
Southampton / Southampton
29%
21/10
13%
2/1
7%
2/1
7%
39/20
2%
Southampton / Draw
6%
12/111/112/112/1
bet365
Win / draw / win Championship table

Blackburn have played 40 matches so far this season and are in 17th position in the league.

Performance against teams above them in the league

27 of those games have come against teams above them in the table. They have lost 15 games, drawn 4 and won 8. Blackburn have conceded 45 goals, scored 36, failed to score in 7 matches and kept 5 clean sheets.

Home league performance

Blackburn have played 20 games at home, winning 6, drawing 5 and losing 9 fixtures. They have scored 26 goals, conceded 31 goals, kept 1 clean sheet and failed to score 3 times in home league games.

Southampton lay in 4th place on 74 points in the Championship league table having played 38 matches.

Performance against teams below them in the league

They have played 34 games against teams below them in the table, winning 21, drawing 8 and losing 5 games. They have scored 70 goals and kept 10 clean sheets against lower placed opposition. Southampton have conceded 42 goals and have failed to score in 1 match.

Away league performance

Southampton have played 19 away games, winning 10, drawing 5 and losing 4 games. They have scored an average of 1.6 goals per away game and conceded an average 1.4 goals per away game.

Blackburn
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Southampton
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
l
 
0-1A
l
 
4-3A
 Ipswich43261163289 
l
 
0-1A
l
 
3-2A
l
 
1-4A
May 4
 Leicester42284104188 
l
 
1-4A
Apr 23
l
 
0-2A
w
 
0-1F
 Leeds4326984287 
w
 
3-1F
May 4
d
 
0-00-0
l
 
4-0A
 Southampton A4225983084 
-
-
w
 
2-1F
l
 
4-1A
 West Brom432012112472 
w
 
2-1F
w
 
0-2F
d
 
1-1A
w
 
1-3F
 Norwich43218141671 
d
 
4-4A
d
 
1-1F
l
 
1-2F
l
 
3-2A
 Hull42181113865 
l
 
1-2A
w
 
1-2F
Apr 27
l
 
1-0A
 Coventry421712131463 
w
 
2-1F
d
 
1-1A
w
 
2-1F
d
 
0-00-0
 M'Boro4318916563 
d
 
1-1F
l
 
2-1F
l
 
1-2A
d
 
2-2F
 Preston4318916-463 
w
 
3-0F
d
 
2-2F
w
 
1-0F
d
 
0-00-0
 Cardiff4318520-1259 
w
 
2-0F
Apr 20
w
 
2-1F
l
 
5-0A
 Bristol C43161017458 
w
 
1-0F
l
 
3-1A
l
 
1-3A
w
 
1-5F
 Sunderland4316819256 
w
 
4-2F
l
 
5-0A
l
 
0-1A
l
 
2-1A
 Swansea43141118-953 
w
 
5-0F
w
 
1-3F
l
 
1-2F
w
 
0-1F
 Watford43121615152 
w
 
3-2F
d
 
1-1F
d
 
1-1A
w
 
1-2A
 Millwall43131119-1350 
l
 
1-2A
w
 
0-1F
-
-
 Blackburn Home43131020-1449 
w
 
4-0F
d
 
0-00-0
d
 
1-1F
l
 
3-0A
 Plymouth43121219-848 
w
 
2-1F
w
 
1-2F
l
 
1-2A
w
 
0-4F
 QPR43121120-1747 
w
 
2-1F
w
 
0-1F
w
 
3-1F
w
 
0-3F
 Stoke43121120-1947 
Apr 27
w
 
0-1F
w
 
4-2F
l
 
1-0A
 Birmingham4312922-1645 
w
 
3-1F
w
 
3-4A
d
 
1-1F
l
 
3-0A
 Huddersfield4391717-2344 
w
 
5-3A
d
 
1-1F
Apr 20
l
 
3-1A
 Sheff Wed4312823-3144 
w
 
4-0F
w
 
1-2F
d
 
2-2F
d
 
2-2A
 Rotherham4341128-5323 
d
 
1-1F
w
 
0-2F
Win / draw / win form
Blackburn 17TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
31
Games: Scored
17 / 20
Conceded
19 / 20
Clean sheets
1 / 20
Failed to score
3 / 20
Won
6
Draw
5
Lost
9
Goals: Scored
24
Conceded
33
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
18 / 20
Clean sheets
2 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
W
3
Draw
8
Lost
9
Southampton 4TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
31
Conceded
29
Games: Scored
19 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
1 / 20
Won
10
Draw
5
Lost
5
Goals: Scored
47
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
20 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
0 / 20
Won
12
D
4
L
4
Win / draw / win head to head (H2H)
League games at Blackburn since 1993
Blackburn
Southampton
Goals: Scored
17
7
Games: Scored
9 / 11
5 / 11
Clean sheets
6 / 11
2 / 11
BLB
8
D
2
SOU
1
All league games since 1992
Blackburn
Southampton
Goals: Scored
28
32
Games: Scored
16 / 23
17 / 23
Clean sheets
6 / 23
7 / 23
BLB
9
D
6
SOU
8
Goal Statistics

Southampton have been consistent in attack of late, scoring in 31 consecutive Championship outings. Their PG of 1.7 against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday suggests that run is likely to continue.

Blackburn 17th Southampton 4th
Kickoff prediction
Kickoff prediction
1.3
goals
1.7
goals
Scoring probability
Scoring probability
0
27%
1
35%
2
23%
3
10%
4+
There is a 62% probability that Blackburn will score no more than 1 goal
0
19%
1
32%
2
26%
3
14%
4+
9%
There is a 81% probability that Southampton will score 1 or more goals
 
20 home / away league games
20 home / away league games
-12
Blackburn have scored 12% fewer goals at home than predicted
+15
Southampton have scored 15% more goals when away than predicted
1.3
average goals scored
1.6
average goals scored
1.6
conceded
1.5
conceded
 
Statistics Championship - 2023/2024 Season
https://api.kickoff.co.uk/v1/fixture/260013/accaPanel/formStats/marketCode/FULL
Blackburn
PG (predicted goals)
Southampton
1.3
1.7
Attack rating
BLB
SOU
32%
better
view stats
Games scored31
39
Failed to score12
3
Scored first18
30
Goals scored57
84
Avg. goals scored1.3
2
Avg. shots per game8
11
Avg. shots per goal6
5
Conversion rate16%
18%
KickOff rating
+32%
Defence rating
BLB
SOU
17%
better
view stats
Games conceded35
30
Clean sheets8
12
Conceded first22
11
Goals conceded71
54
Avg. goals conceded1.7
1.3
Avg. shots/game conceded11
8
Avg. shots/goal conceded7
6
Conversion rate15%
17%
KickOff rating
+17%

Blackburn v Southampton Championship lLine ups will show here when available.

Blackburn Championship squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
4124610
S SzmodicsS SzmodicsA MoranH Carter
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
A Pears GLK23
1
-
C Brittain DEF4114
4
-
D Hyam DEF331
5
-
S Wharton DEF272
3
1
H Pickering DEF3311
2
1
S Tronstad MID331
7
-
J Rankin-Costello MID2423
6
-
R Hedges MID1723
2
-
S Szmodics MID41244
6
-
T Dolan MID3354
8
-
S Gallagher FWD2133
1
-
Subs
L Wahlstedt GLK21
-
B Chrisene DEF13
-
K McFadzean DEF10
2
1
H Carter DEF282
10
-
J Garrett MID2011
4
-
J Buckley MID13
-
A Moran MID3326
4
-
S Telalović FWD17
-
D Markanday FWD201
-
Southampton Championship squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
42201210
G BazunuA ArmstrongA ArmstrongJ Bednarek
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
G Bazunu GLK42
1
-
K Walker-Peters DEF3832
4
-
T Harwood-Bellis DEF3623
3
-
J Bednarek DEF382
10
-
J Stephens DEF211
5
-
J Rothwell MID124
1
-
F Downes MID3122
9
-
J Aribo MID3031
5
-
D Brooks  MID1424
1
-
A Armstrong FWD422012
5
-
R Fraser FWD3562
5
-
Subs
J Lumley GLK
-
R Manning DEF342
8
-
N Lawrence DEF
-
W Smallbone MID3953
8
-
K Sulemana MID223
3
1
S Edozie MID2863
2
-
S Charles MID29
6
-
C Adams FWD36133
4
-
S Mara FWD2732
1
-