Sunderland vs Luton – Prediction, and Match Preview
Sunderland vs Luton – Sunderland hopes to replicate its 0-3 victory over Preston North End in the Championship. In that game, Sunderland had 62% of the possession and 7 of their 16 shots on goal were successful.
Amad Diallo (54′), Alex Pritchard (61′), and Jack Clarke (65′) scored goals for Sunderland. Preston North End, their adversaries, had 10 shots on goal with 2 of them being successful.
In their last six games, Sunderland has scored a goal every time they have entered the field of play. During that period, they have scored a total of 11, while also giving up a total of 5.
Though it’s possible the pattern won’t continue throughout the game. Luton Town and Hull City played to a scoreless draw in their most recent Championship match.
Luton Town had 39% of the possession in that game and 2 of their 8 efforts on goal were successful. Hull City made 9 efforts at goal against them, with 1 of them shots finding the back of the net.
The Luton Town defense has been consistently solid, and as a result, they have only given up 4 goals overall in their last 6 games. They have scored nine goals on their own over that time frame.
Sunderland vs Luton – Betting Analysis
According to the data for their head-to-head matches dating back to 06/05/2007, both clubs have shared the victories, with Sunderland taking one of those matches and Luton Town winning one and having four games end in draws after 90 minutes.
They combined to score 16 goals during this time, with 9 coming from The Black Cats and 7 from The Hatters. That equals 2.67 goals per game on average.
The previous league encounter between these teams occurred on Championship encounter Day 38 on March 18, 2023, with a final score of Sunderland 1–1 Luton Town.
On that particular day, Sunderland enjoyed 59% of the possession while making 4 of 11 goal attempts. Amad Diallo (86′) was the only player from that team to score.
Luton Town had a total of seven shots on goal, of which they were successful with three of them. In the 51st minute, Alfie Doughty scored. The role of the official was filled by Scot Oldham.
For Sunderland head coach Tony Mowbray, the following players are unavailable: Ross Stewart (Achilles tendon surgery), Jewison Bennette (sprain), Elliot Embleton (torn ankle ligament), Daniel Ballard (hamstring injury), Corry Evans (cruciate ligament injury), and Aji Alese (thigh problems).
Rob Edwards, the manager of Luton Town, has no concerns about his team’s health going into this game because they are entirely injury-free and prepared to play.
Although it’s difficult to predict a winner in this match between these two, we believe that Luton Town and Sunderland both have a good chance of scoring.
What are the top odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the 90-minute result market, backing Sunderland is best priced at 2.62, going for the game finishing all-square is 3.24 and selecting the winning team to be Luton Town gets you 2.88. These are the most competitive market prices that can be secured at present.
Sunderland vs Luton – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Both Teams to Score