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STOKE CITY v MIDDLESBROUGH
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Stoke City v Middlesbrough Tips, Predictions and Odds

Stoke City host Middlesbrough in matchday 16 of the Championship on Saturday 5th December, 3:00pm at bet365 Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 8th place in the table having beaten Middlesbrough 1-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 10th after their 1-0 loss against Stoke City.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Stoke City have a 37% chance of beating Middlesbrough

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Stoke
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
M'Boro
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Stoke have won 60% of their last 20 home league games and M'Boro have lost 35% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time M'Boro won away in the league was 5 games ago against Bristol C. The last time Stoke lost a home league game was 1 match ago against Norwich.

Stoke last kept a clean sheet at home 3 games ago, and have kept 9 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. M'Boro last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 5 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 12 league games Stoke has won at home, they scored first 11 times. Of the 7 away games M'Boro has lost, they conceded first 5 times.

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Stoke
8TH
l
H
0 - 1
d
H
1 - 1
w
H
1 - 0
l
H
1 - 2
w
H
1 - 0
l
H
2 - 3
Stoke have won 11, drawn 3 and lost 6 of their last 20 home games
34
F
23
A
M'Boro
7TH
w
H
1 - 3
l
H
2 - 1
w
H
1 - 4
l
H
3 - 0
l
H
1 - 0
l
H
3 - 2
M'Boro have won 8, drawn 5 and lost 7 of their last 20 away games
25
F
21
A
Championship table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Stoke
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
M'Boro
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
 
2-3
Feb 13
Norwich2314541147
 
0-1
Jan 30
Mar 3
 
2-0
Swansea2312741443
 
2-1
Mar 6
 
0-1
May 8
Bournemouth2311931942
 
1-1
Apr 2
 
3-2
Feb 27
Brentford2211831541
Feb 6
 
0-0
Feb 6
 
0-3
Reading231247640
 
0-0
Feb 20
Jan 22
 
3-2
Watford221075837
Apr 5
 
1-0
 
1-0
Mar 13
M'Boro A2210661036
-
-
-
-
Stoke H23986435
Mar 13
 
1-0
 
2-2
Feb 24
Barnsley231049-234
 
2-1
Apr 10
 
0-2
Apr 2
Bristol C221039-133
Feb 23
 
0-1
 
1-0
 
1-1
Blackburn239591132
Jan 24
 
0-0
Apr 17
 
0-1
Preston2310211-132
Mar 16
 
3-0
 
4-3
Jan 30
Huddersfield239410-431
Feb 16
 
3-2
Feb 20
 
0-2
Luton23869-630
 
1-0
May 1
 
1-2
Mar 16
Cardiff22859429
Feb 27
 
1-1
Apr 5
 
0-0
Millwall225116-226
 
3-0
Mar 20
Apr 21
 
0-0
Coventry23689-926
 
2-0
Mar 2
May 1
 
0-0
QPR23599-824
Apr 17
 
1-1
 
1-1
Apr 10
Birmingham235810-1223
 
0-1
 
1-4
 
1-1
Apr 24
Nottm Forest235711-1022
 
1-0
Jan 20
Feb 16
 
0-0
Sheff Wed236710-819
Apr 24
 
2-1
Mar 20
 
0-0
Derby224711-1019
 
3-0
Feb 13
 
1-0
Jan 19
Rotherham204412-1016
TBA
Apr 21
Mar 6
 
0-1
Wycombe233614-1915
May 8
 
1-3
Stoke City v Middlesbrough 10 game form stats.
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10 GAME FORM STATS
×
STOKE
8TH
|
M'BORO
7TH
Attacking
STK
MID
Games won
6
4
Games scored
8
6
Scored first
6
6
Clean sheets
5
5
Goals scored
17
11
Avg goals scored
1.7
1.1
Avg shots per game
9.0
11.0
Avg shots per goal
5.0
10.0
Conversion rate for
17%
10%
Defensive
STK
MID
Games lost
3
3
Games conceded
5
5
Conceded first
3
2
Games failed to score
2
4
Goals conceded
13
7
Avg goals conceded
1.3
0.7
Avg shots per game
9.0
8.0
Avg shots per goal
7.0
12.0
Conversion rate
15%
5%
STK
MID
Form Stats Ranking
7
7
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 13% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

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:

Stoke have scored 2 goals or more in 12 of their last 20 home games. M'Boro have conceded at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 20 away games.

Stoke have conceded 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 home league games. M'Boro have scored 1 goal or less in 11 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Stoke
8TH
0-2
0-2
0-2
0-1
1-2
2-3
1-1
2-2
1-1
1-0
1-0
4-3
1-0
3-2
1-0
2-0
4-0
5-1
2-0
3-1
M'Boro
7TH
3-0
2-1
1-0
3-2
1-0
2-1
1-0
0-0
0-0
1-1
1-1
2-2
0-1
1-2
1-2
0-1
1-3
1-4
0-2
0-2
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 51% chance of not both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

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

40% of Stoke's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 5, drew 1 and lost 2 of those games.

45% of M'Boro's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 2, drew 4 and lost 3 of those games.

The last time Stoke failed to score at home in the league was a 0-2 loss to Bristol C in September this year.

The last time M'Boro kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 0-0 draw against Brentford in November this year.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Stoke
8TH
Both teams to score
In Stoke's last 20 home games both teams have scored 9 times, and both teams have not scored 11 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.7
Avg. goals against:
1.15
M'Boro
7TH
Both teams to score
In M'Boro's last 20 away games both teams have scored 10 times, and both teams have not scored 10 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.25
Avg. goals against:
1.05
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 57% chance of this match having under 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Stoke's last 20 home league games have averaged 3 goals a game. M'Boro's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.2 goals a game.

Stoke have scored on average at home in the league 1.9 goals a game and conceded on average 1.1 goals.

M'Boro have scored on average away in the league 1.2 goals a game and conceded on average 1 goal

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Stoke
8TH
Over / under 2.5 goals
In Stoke's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 8 times, and under 2.5 goals 12 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.7
Avg. goals against:
1.15
M'Boro
7TH
Over / under 2.5 goals
In M'Boro's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 9 times, and under 2.5 goals 11 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.25
Avg. goals against:
1.05
STOKE CITY v MIDDLESBROUGH FIXTURE HISTORY:

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Stoke
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
M'Boro
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00
MID
H
0 - 2
DRAW
H
-
DRAW
H
0 - 0
STK
H
2 - 0
STK
H
1 - 0
MID
H
1 - 2

LAST TIME OUT:
Stoke City won their last Championship match 1-0. Middlesbrough lost their's 1-0.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Stoke City 1-0 Middlesbrough
Stoke City's last match was in the Championship against Middlesbrough on Saturday 5th December at bet365 Stadium. They won the game 1-0 with a goal from Nathan Collins.

Stoke City's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Josef Bursik
DEF: Morgan Fox, Danny Batth, Nathan Collins, James Chester
MID: Nick Powell, Jordan Cousins, Sam Clucas, James McClean
FWD: Tyrese Campbell, Jacob Brown

In the Championship this season, this Stoke City XI has played 133 matches and scored 25 goals.

This Championship line-up has 362 all-time Championship appearances and 64 goals.

Stoke City 1-0 Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough's last match was in the Championship against Stoke City on Saturday 5th December at bet365 Stadium. They lost the game 1-0.

Middlesbrough's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Marcus Bettinelli
DEF: Djed Spence, Dael Fry, Marc Bola
MID: Sam Morsy, George Saville, Marcus Tavernier, Paddy McNair, Marvin Johnson, Jonny Howson
FWD: Chuba Akpom

In the Championship this season, this Middlesbrough XI has played 177 matches and scored 12 goals.

This Championship line-up has 566 all-time Championship appearances and 41 goals.

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