Preston (@1.9) vs Blackburn (@4.0)
27-10-2019

Our Prediction:

Preston will win

Preston – Blackburn Match Prediction | 27-10-2019 10:00

Neils men are yet to taste defeat at Deepdale and have won four out of six, which is pleasing since theyve faced four top-half teams, two of which are currently above the Lilywhites. Prestons home form is particularly impressive. Overall, Saturdays hosts have impressed this season. They currently sit in a lofty 5th position and have lost just one of their last ten, five of which theyve won.

Preston were pegged back in the week, but they may make amends by getting the better of a weak travelling team. Punters can profit by siding with Preston to Win & Over 1.5 Goals. Such figures point towards the above the bet offering a smidgen of value at the current odds. All things considered this appears to be a good opportunity for the hosts. The hosts have offered plenty going forward on home soil, scoring an average of 2.71 goals, notching two or more in five out of six, whereas Blackburn have given up quite a bit on the road, shipping an average of 1.83 goals and 1.4 expected goals.

Henceforth, the host has more chance of winning the bout in the ninety minutes. Being unbeaten in the last two h2h clashes against Rovers at home has given superiority for the Lilywhites in the game. Besides that, both teams have scored in five out of six h2h encounters. So, there is a chance that they will continue their streak in this game too.

The visitors are among the leagues form teams, and they head to Ewood Park this weekend as a real threat. Having claimed a place in the top half of the table, will the visitors follow that up with another victory this weekend? They come into this game in 17th place in the second tier, facing a Preston outfit who are on the up. After a great start in the Championship, Blackburn Rovers are slipping down the table.

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If we take everything we said, it points to an easy home win due to the long tradition behind them. Both of these teams started this season in a different fashion so this game is not easy to predict with many circumstances involved. I looked at their recent performances and their styles of play, as well as other factors while I was crafting my selection.

Theyre moving up thanks to that fine run, and they come into this game expected to keep their unbeaten run going. The visitors have gone nine games without losing, winning three of their last five outings overall. They were able to hold sixth-placed Bristol City last weekend, while theyve really found their feet on the road this term. They come into this game on the back of four straight wins on the road in the Championship.

They were able to hold sixth-placed Bristol City last weekend, while theyve really found their feet on the road this term. Theyre moving up thanks to that fine run, and they come into this game expected to keep their unbeaten run going. The visitors have gone nine games without losing, winning three of their last five outings overall. They come into this game on the back of four straight wins on the road in the Championship.

They come into this one having lost five of their last six games, including back to back defeats at home in recent weeks. That was their fourth win in six meetings with Rovers, and as a result, were backing the visitors to edge this one. Meanwhile, Rovers have awful form behind them which has dragged them down the table. Preston are well priced to continue their away winning run, so were backing them Draw No Bet here. Their last win came back in January, while theyve won four of their last 17 matches. They also have a poor recent record against Preston with the reverse fixture seeing a 4-1 win for the Deepdale outfit.

This season is going in a solid way so far. They can have games, where they need a big number of chances before they score a goal. Their best player is Daniel Johnson, an international from Jamaica who already scored 7 goals which are 3rd best in the league, tied with 3 other players. They will have to utilize their chances and score when they are supposed to in this game if they want to stop their great history and tradition against Blackburn and celebrate in front of their crowd.