Bristol City vs Blackpool: Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

Bristol City welcome Blackpool to Ashton Gate for a Championship clash on Saturday at 12.30pm (UK time).

Bristol City vs Blackpool: Betting tips

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Bristol City vs Blackpool: Predictions

Bristol City vs Blackpool: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? Yes 9/10 with Betfair
Correct score Bristol City 2-1 Blackpool 8/1 with William Hill
First Goalscorer Nahki Wells 5/1 with Bet UK

Despite 66% possession and five shots on target, Bristol City couldn’t find a way past Neil Warnock and his Huddersfield side in midweek as they played out a goalless draw at the John Smith’s stadium. At home, it has been a different story in recent weeks however, with Nigel Pearson’s men currently on a five match unbeaten run, alternating between a win and a draw at Ashton Gate.

They welcome a Blackpool side who currently sit in the relegation zone, six points from safety, having picked up just seven wins from their 35 matches this term. The Tangerines have lost each of their five league away matches on the bounce and are without a win on the road in their last nine, since a 2-1 win over Coventry at the end of October.

Mick McCarthy’s side do have an impressive record against Bristol City however, winning three and drawing five of the last eight meetings between the two sides.

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Bristol City vs Blackpool match stats

Bristol City have scored the opening goal of the game in 10 of their 18 home games this season, while no side has conceded first more often away from home in the Championship this term than Blackpool (13).

Jerry Yates has scored more league goals than any other Blackpool player this season, finding the back of the net nine times in his 34 league appearances. 44% of his goals have been scored with his head, while only Chuba Akpom (6) has scored more headed goals in the Championship this season than the Blackpool forward (4).

Bristol City vs Blackpool odds

Bristol City vs Blackpool: Squawka Says

Scoreline prediction: Bristol City 2-1 Blackpool

Bristol City vs Blackpool head-to-head

27 Aug 2022 – Blackpool 3-3 Bristol City- Championship

05 Feb 2022 – Blackpool 3-1 Bristol City – Championship

07 Aug 2021 – Bristol City 1-1 Blackpool – Championship

02 Mar 2013 – Blackpool 0-0 Bristol City – Championship

17 Nov 2012 – Bristol City 1-1 Blackpool – Championship

These two sides played out an enthralling 3-3 draw in their previous meeting this season, with Blackpool ensuring a point with a 90th minute equaliser from Theo Corbeanu.


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