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BLACKBURN ROVERS v READING

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    Blackburn Rovers Reading Tips, Predictions and Odds

    Blackburn Rovers host Reading in matchday 45 of the Championship on Saturday 18th July, 3:00pm at Ewood Park. The hosts currently sit in 12th place in the table having beaten Reading 4-3 last time out, while the visitors are in 14th after their 4-3 loss against Blackburn Rovers.

    Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
    Blackburn Rovers have a 45% chance of beating Reading
    Blackburn
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Reading
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS

    Blackburn has won 40% of their last 20 home league games and Reading has lost 30% of their last 20 away league games.

    The last time Reading won away in the league was 1 games ago against Charlton. The last time Blackburn lost a home league game was 2 matches ago against Leeds.

    Blackburn last kept a clean sheet at home 5 games ago, and have kept 7 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Reading last failed to score away in the league 5 games ago and have missed the net in 6 of their last 20 away league games.

    Of the 8 league games Blackburn has won at home, they scored first 6 times. Of the 6 away games Reading has lost, they conceded first 6 times.

    Blackburn
    11TH
    w
    H
    4 - 3
    d
    H
    1 - 1
    l
    H
    1 - 3
    w
    H
    3 - 1
    d
    H
    2 - 2
    d
    H
    0 - 0
    Blackburn have won 9, drawn 8 and lost 3 of their last 20 home games
    31
    F
    22
    A
    Reading
    14TH
    l
    H
    4 - 3
    w
    H
    0 - 1
    w
    H
    0 - 5
    l
    H
    2 - 1
    w
    H
    1 - 3
    l
    H
    1 - 0
    Reading have won 7, drawn 6 and lost 7 of their last 20 away games
    29
    F
    21
    A

    FORM STATS

    Blackburn v Reading 10 game form stats.
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    10 GAME FORM STATS
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    BLACKBURN
    11TH
    |
    READING
    14TH
    Attacking
    BLB
    RDG
    Games won
    3
    4
    Games scored
    6
    8
    Scored first
    2
    5
    Clean sheets
    4
    Goals scored
    14
    17
    Avg goals scored
    1.4
    1.7
    Avg shots per game
    9.0
    7.0
    Avg shots per goal
    6.0
    4.0
    Conversion rate for
    18%
    21%
    Defensive
    BLB
    RDG
    Games lost
    5
    4
    Games conceded
    10
    6
    Conceded first
    8
    4
    Games failed to score
    4
    2
    Goals conceded
    20
    13
    Avg goals conceded
    2.0
    1.3
    Avg shots per game
    9.0
    11.0
    Avg shots per goal
    4.0
    8.0
    Conversion rate
    27%
    13%
    BLB
    RDG
    Form Stats Ranking
    2
    16
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 11% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw
    H 1-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 0-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-1
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 1-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 2-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 3-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 4-4
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 3-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 5-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-5
    0%
    0.00
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    CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS

    Blackburn have scored 2 goals or more in 8 of their last 20 home games. Reading have conceded at least 2 goals in 3 of their last 20 away games.

    Blackburn have conceded 1 goal or less in 15 of their last 20 home league games. Reading have scored 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 away league games

    Blackburn
    11TH
    1-3
    0-1
    1-2
    1-1
    2-2
    0-0
    1-1
    1-1
    0-0
    2-2
    1-1
    4-3
    2-1
    1-0
    1-0
    3-2
    2-1
    3-1
    3-0
    2-0
    Reading
    14TH
    2-0
    4-3
    2-1
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    1-1
    1-1
    0-0
    1-1
    2-2
    1-1
    0-1
    1-2
    0-5
    1-3
    0-3
    0-2
    1-3
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 55% chance of both teams to score in this match
    BTTS yes
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS No
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + draw
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + away
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + home
    0%
    0.00

    BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

    60% of Blackburn's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 4, drew 2 and lost 6 of those games.

    45% of Reading's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 3, drew 1 and lost 5 of those games.

    The last time Blackburn failed to score at home in the league was a 0-0 draw to Stoke in February this year.

    The last time Reading kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 1-0 win against Charlton in July this year.

    Blackburn
    11TH
    Both teams to score
    In Blackburn's last 20 home games both teams have scored 13 times, and both teams have not scored 7 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.55
    Avg. goals against:
    1.1
    Reading
    14TH
    Both teams to score
    In Reading's last 20 away games both teams have scored 10 times, and both teams have not scored 10 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.45
    Avg. goals against:
    1.05
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
    There is a 53% chance of this match having over 2.5 goals
    Over 2.5
    0%
    0.00
    Under 2.5
    0%
    0.00

    OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

    Blackburn's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.3 goals a game. Reading's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.3 goals a game.

    Blackburn have scored on average at home in the league 1.4 goals a game and conceded on average 1 goal.

    Reading have scored on average away in the league 1.4 goals a game and conceded on average 0.9 goals

    Blackburn
    11TH
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Blackburn's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 10 times, and under 2.5 goals 10 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.55
    Avg. goals against:
    1.1
    Reading
    14TH
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Reading's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 8 times, and under 2.5 goals 12 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.45
    Avg. goals against:
    1.05
    BLACKBURN ROVERS v READING FIXTURE HISTORY:
    Blackburn
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Reading
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    FIXTURE HISTORY KEY STATISTICS

    DRAW
    H
    -
    DRAW
    H
    2 - 2
    RDG
    H
    2 - 3
    BLB
    H
    3 - 1
    BLB
    H
    3 - 1
    DRAW
    H
    0 - 0

    LAST TIME OUT:
    Blackburn Rovers won their last Championship match 4-3. Reading lost their's 4-3.

    LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

    Blackburn Rovers 4-3 Reading

    Blackburn Rovers's last match was in the Championship against Reading on Saturday 18th July at Ewood Park. They won the game 4-3 with goals from Ben Brereton, Adam Armstrong, Joe Rothwell and Sam Gallagher.

    Blackburn Rovers's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Christian Walton
    DEF: Ryan Nyambe, Darragh Lenihan, Lewis Travis
    MID: Joe Rankin Costello, Bradley Johnson, Joe Rothwell, Lewis Holtby
    FWD: Ben Brereton, Adam Armstrong

    In the Championship this season, this Blackburn Rovers XI has played 39 matches and scored 6 goals.

    This Championship line-up has 538 all-time Championship appearances and 57 goals.

    Blackburn Rovers 4-3 Reading

    Reading's last match was in the Championship against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday 18th July at Ewood Park. They lost the game 4-3 with goals from John Swift, Sam Baldock and Yakou Meite.

    Reading's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Rafael
    DEF: Chris Gunter, Michael Morrison, Tom McIntyre, Tyler Blackett, Omar Richards
    MID: Yakou Meite, Andy Rinomhota, John Swift, Michael Olise
    FWD: George Puscas

    In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 45 matches and scored 8 goals.

    This Championship line-up has 832 all-time Championship appearances and 77 goals.

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