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MIDDLESBROUGH v CARDIFF CITY

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    Middlesbrough Cardiff City Tips, Predictions and Odds

    Middlesbrough host Cardiff City in matchday 45 of the Championship on Saturday 18th July, 3:00pm at Riverside Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 19th place in the table having lost against Cardiff City 1-3 last time out, while the visitors are in 6th after their 1-3 win against Middlesbrough.

    Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
    Cardiff City have a 39% chance of beating Middlesbrough
    M'Boro
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Cardiff
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS

    M'Boro has won 25% of their last 20 home league games and Cardiff has lost 30% of their last 20 away league games.

    The last time Cardiff won away in the league was 2 games ago against Bristol C. The last time M'Boro lost a home league game was 1 matches ago against Bristol C.

    M'Boro last kept a clean sheet at home 10 games ago, and have kept 5 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Cardiff last failed to score away in the league 1 games ago and have missed the net in 4 of their last 20 away league games.

    Of the 5 league games M'Boro has won at home, they scored first 4 times. Of the 6 away games Cardiff has lost, they conceded first 6 times.

    M'Boro
    17TH
    l
    H
    1 - 3
    l
    H
    1 - 3
    l
    H
    0 - 1
    l
    H
    0 - 3
    d
    H
    2 - 2
    l
    H
    0 - 1
    M'Boro have won 5, drawn 7 and lost 8 of their last 20 home games
    18
    F
    27
    A
    Cardiff
    5TH
    w
    H
    1 - 2
    w
    H
    1 - 3
    l
    H
    2 - 0
    w
    H
    0 - 1
    w
    H
    1 - 3
    w
    H
    0 - 2
    Cardiff have won 9, drawn 5 and lost 6 of their last 20 away games
    32
    F
    31
    A

    FORM STATS

    M'Boro v Cardiff 10 game form stats.
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    10 GAME FORM STATS
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    M'BORO
    17TH
    |
    CARDIFF
    5TH
    Attacking
    MID
    CAR
    Games won
    4
    6
    Games scored
    8
    8
    Scored first
    4
    7
    Clean sheets
    3
    4
    Goals scored
    12
    17
    Avg goals scored
    1.2
    1.7
    Avg shots per game
    10.0
    8.0
    Avg shots per goal
    9.0
    5.0
    Conversion rate for
    19%
    23%
    Defensive
    MID
    CAR
    Games lost
    5
    2
    Games conceded
    7
    6
    Conceded first
    6
    2
    Games failed to score
    2
    2
    Goals conceded
    15
    10
    Avg goals conceded
    1.5
    1.0
    Avg shots per game
    10.0
    7.0
    Avg shots per goal
    6.0
    7.0
    Conversion rate
    17%
    14%
    MID
    CAR
    Form Stats Ranking
    1
    15
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 12% 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

    M'Boro have scored 2 goals or more in 4 of their last 20 home games. Cardiff have conceded at least 2 goals in 9 of their last 20 away games.

    M'Boro have conceded 1 goal or less in 14 of their last 20 home league games. Cardiff have scored 1 goal or less in 11 of their last 20 away league games

    M'Boro
    17TH
    1-3
    1-3
    0-3
    1-4
    0-1
    0-1
    0-1
    0-1
    2-2
    1-1
    1-1
    2-2
    2-2
    0-0
    1-1
    1-0
    2-1
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    Cardiff
    5TH
    2-0
    2-0
    6-1
    4-2
    2-1
    1-0
    1-1
    3-3
    2-2
    2-2
    2-2
    1-2
    0-1
    0-1
    1-2
    0-1
    1-3
    1-3
    0-2
    0-3
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 50% 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

    50% of M'Boro's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 1, drew 2 and lost 7 of those games.

    55% of Cardiff's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 2, drew 3 and lost 6 of those games.

    The last time M'Boro failed to score at home in the league was a 0-1 loss to QPR in July this year.

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

    M'Boro
    17TH
    Both teams to score
    In M'Boro's last 20 home games both teams have scored 10 times, and both teams have not scored 10 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    0.9
    Avg. goals against:
    1.35
    Cardiff
    5TH
    Both teams to score
    In Cardiff's last 20 away games both teams have scored 12 times, and both teams have not scored 8 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.6
    Avg. goals against:
    1.55
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
    There is a 55% chance of this match having under 2.5 goals
    Over 2.5
    0%
    0.00
    Under 2.5
    0%
    0.00

    OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

    M'Boro's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.2 goals a game. Cardiff's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.9 goals a game.

    M'Boro have scored on average at home in the league 0.9 goals a game and conceded on average 1.3 goals.

    Cardiff have scored on average away in the league 1.4 goals a game and conceded on average 1.5 goals

    M'Boro
    17TH
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In M'Boro's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 8 times, and under 2.5 goals 12 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    0.9
    Avg. goals against:
    1.35
    Cardiff
    5TH
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Cardiff's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 12 times, and under 2.5 goals 8 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.6
    Avg. goals against:
    1.55
    MIDDLESBROUGH v CARDIFF CITY FIXTURE HISTORY:
    M'Boro
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Cardiff
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    FIXTURE HISTORY KEY STATISTICS

    DRAW
    H
    -
    CAR
    H
    0 - 1
    MID
    H
    3 - 1
    MID
    H
    2 - 1
    MID
    H
    2 - 1
    CAR
    H
    0 - 2

    LAST TIME OUT:
    Middlesbrough lost their last Championship match 1-3. Cardiff City won their's 1-3.

    LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

    Middlesbrough 1-3 Cardiff City

    Middlesbrough's last match was in the Championship against Cardiff City on Saturday 18th July at Riverside Stadium. They lost the game 1-3 with a goal from Britt Assombalonga.

    Middlesbrough's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Aynsley Pears
    DEF: George Friend, Dael Fry, Djed Spence
    MID: Anfernee Dijksteel, Marvin Johnson, Jonny Howson, George Saville, Marcus Tavernier
    FWD: Patrick Roberts, Ashley Fletcher

    In the Championship this season, this Middlesbrough XI has played 50 matches and scored 3 goals.

    This Championship line-up has 755 all-time Championship appearances and 58 goals.

    Middlesbrough 1-3 Cardiff City

    Cardiff City's last match was in the Championship against Middlesbrough on Saturday 18th July at Riverside Stadium. They won the game 1-3 with 2 goals from Joshua Murphy and a goal from Sean Morrison.

    Cardiff City's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Alex Smithies
    DEF: Sean Morrison, Curtis Nelson, Joe Bennett, Will Vaulks
    MID: Leandro Bacuna, Nathaniel Mendez Laing, Joe Ralls
    FWD: Lee Tomlin, David Hoilett, Robert Glatzel

    In the Championship this season, this Cardiff City XI has played 48 matches and scored 5 goals.

    This Championship line-up has 818 all-time Championship appearances and 93 goals.

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