Reading vs Blackburn Predictions

Richard McTiernan 20 Sep 2019
  • Reading have conceded first in two of their three at home this season

  • Blackburn have netted first in two of their three on the road this campaign

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This looks a difficult game to call but we think we have found a couple of anytime goalscorer value bets in this clash between Reading and Blackburn

Reading vs Blackburn Match Prediction

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George Puscas anytime scorer 15/8

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Reading vs Blackburn Match Info

Date: Saturday 21st September 2019
Kick-off: 3:00pm
Venue: Madejski Stadium, Reading

Reading vs Blackburn Head-to-Head

Last Three Results:

13 February 2019- Reading 2-1 Blackburn-  Championship
22 August 2018- Blackburn 2-2 Reading- Championship

4 April 2017- Reading 3-1 Blackburn- Championship

Full Head-to-Head Record:

Reading wins: 5

Blackburn wins:  7
Draws: 9

Matches played: 21

Reading vs Blackburn Stats

  • Reading have taken seven points from their first seven
  • Blackburn have ten from their opening seven
  • The Royals took four points from their two meetings last season

Reading vs Blackburn Match Preview

Reading made it back-to-back losses with a 1-0 defeat at Middlesbrough though the expected goals data indicates they were unlucky to do so.   They sit 16th at the moment though the expected goals data has them four points better off.

At Madejski Stadium, the Royals need to improve having lost two of their three played here already going down to defeats to Charlton and Sheffield Wednesday though they have beaten Cardiff.  Their three matches have produced nine goals with the Berkshire outfit netting four of them.

Blackburn got back to winning ways last weekend with a 2-0 defeat of Millwall thanks to a goal each from Derrick Williams and Bradley Dack.  The result moves Rovers into 12th with ten points though expected goals data has them six places and three points lower.

Away from Ewood Park, Rovers have suffered defeats at Fulham and West Brom but between those games defeated Hull.  In two of their three on their travels in the Championship the Lancashire outfit have netted the opener.

It is hard to argue with the prices on offer which make the hosts favourites but reflect that there is little to choose between these sides.  A better bet is to look at the player markets and take a couple of players to score at any time.  George Puscas has two in his last two home starts and gets the nod here while for the visitors Bradley Dack has two in his last two and looks capable of netting here.

Reading vs Blackburn Betting Tips

George Puscas anytime scorer @ 15/8 with PaddyPower

Bradley Dack anytime scorer @ 23/10 with  PaddyPower

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Reading vs Blackburn Betting Tip

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Bradley Dack anytime scorer 23/10

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Reading vs Blackburn Predictions

Reading vs Blackburn Match Info Date: Saturday 21st September 2019 Kick-off: 3:00pm Venue: Madejski Stadium, Reading Reading vs Blackburn Head-to-Head Last Three Results: 13 February 2019- Reading 2-1 Blackburn-  Championship 22 August 2018- Blackburn 2-2 Reading- Championship 4 April 2017- Reading 3-1 Blackburn- Championship Full Head-to-Head Record: Reading wins: 5 Blackburn wins:  7 Draws: 9 Matches played:…