Blackpool vs Wigan – Blackpool will be hoping for a better outcome after their most recent Championship loss, a 3-1 defeat to Luton Town. Blackpool enjoyed 43% of the game’s possession and 5 of its 11 efforts on goal were successful.
In the 29th second, Blackpool’s Andy Lyons scored. Luton Town, their adversaries, made 21 attempts on goal with 4 of them being successful.
For Luton Town, goals were scored by Carlton Morris (72′) and Pelly-Ruddock Mpanzu (45′, 76′). Blackpool’s recent games have often been entertaining affairs with lots of scoring.
26 goals have been scored by both teams over the course of their last six games (an average of 4.33 goals per game), with 10 of those goals coming from Blackpool. Blackpool has not won at home in the last two league games entering this encounter.
Wigan will be looking to avenge their loss to Swansea City in their previous Championship contest, thus they will be looking to rebound here.
Wigan Athletic had 41% of the possession in that game and 8 shots, 4 of which were on goal. Swansea City, their adversaries, made 14 tries at goal, with 3 of them being successful. Swansea City’s goals came from Jol Piroe (14′, 35′).
There have been noticeably few goals scored between Wigan Athletic and their opponents in 5 of the previous 6 games in which they have played.
A meager 1.83 goals were scored on average per game over that time period, with The Latics scoring 0.5 of those. Obviously, that tendency might not continue throughout this game.
Wigan Athletic has played 15 league games without an away victory coming into this one. They must have such depressed traveling fans.
Blackpool vs Wigan – Betting Analysis
Looking at their previous head-to-head matches dating back to August 8, 2017, both clubs have shared the victories, with Blackpool winning three of them, Wigan winning three, and 0 ending in draws during regular time.
Over the course of those games, they combined for 18 goals, with 11 coming from The Seasiders and 7 from The Latics. That equals an average of three goals scored per contest.
The two teams’ final league meeting was Championship meeting Day 21 on 12/11/2022, with Wigan Athletic defeating Blackpool 2-1.
Wigan Athletic enjoyed 71% possession on that particular day and made 18 attempts at goal, scoring three of them. James McClean (54′) and Curtis Tilt (88′) both scored goals.
Blackpool, on the other hand, made 4 attempts at goal, only one of which was successful. In the 34th second, Gary Madine scored. Andy Davies served as the judge.
Keshi Anderson and Tom Trybull won’t be available for Blackpool manager Mick McCarthy due to hamstring injuries.
Shaun Maloney, the manager of Wigan, must select a team from a small pool of candidates. Jordan Cousins and Jason Kerr won’t be listed on the roster due to hamstring and Cruciate Ligament injuries, respectively.
Wigan Athletic will need to exert a lot of effort to overcome this Blackpool lineup, which will probably have the upper hand.
What are the top odds for the game?
Checking out the betting prices for the game on the WDW market, backing Blackpool can be had for 2.35, a wager on a drawn result is 3.26 and betting on a victory for Wigan Athletic gets you 3.25. They’re the best of the returns offered at this very moment.
Blackpool vs Wigan – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Home Win or Draw