Cardiff City vs Birmingham City: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on December 16,2020


The EFL Championship match between Cardiff City and Birmingham will take place on 16.12.2020 at 20:45. As usual for Cardiff City home games, the match will be played on Wednesday in the Cardiff City Stadium. This means that the 10th placed team will play against the 16th in the table of the EFL Championship.

Current statistics of Cardiff City FC

Cardiff City FC recently lost an encounter 0:2 against Swansea City. In the 27 games of the past six months, the home team has managed to win 13 games. Cardiff City had six victories, three draws and five defeats at home. In the current season, Cardiff City won 33.33% (3 out of 9) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 4 times the guests took all points. In total, Cardiff City has seven wins, five draws und six losses after 18 season games.

In the second half-time, coach Neil Harris’ team is able to score most of their goals. Cardiff City currently scores an average of 1,44 goals per home match and receives 1,00 goals. This results in a total of 2,44 goals per game. Last season, Cardiff City FC scored an average of 1,52 goals at home. At the same time, the team conceded 0,91 goals in their own stadium. Home games usually ended 2:1, 1:1 or 0:0 in the previous season. In the current season, home matches most often end 0:2, 3:0 or 1:1.

Current statistics of Birmingham City Football Club

Birmingham last lost 0:1 against Watford. This season, the team has been able to win 3 out of 9 away games so far (33.33%). Birmingham has won five games and lost twelve matches in the last 6 months, with ten games ending in a draw. In games in away stadium three victories were achieved. Four games were lost while six games ended without a winning team.

There have been 0,78 away goals scored by Aitor Karanka’s team on average this season. Most of these coming in the second half-time. When Birmingham plays in front of foreign fans, there is an overall average of 1,33 scored goals per match. Last season’s statistics show Birmingham scoring 0,91 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,43 goals. Last last season, away matches most often ended 1:1, 0:1 or 1:0. Birmingham’s away games this season have ended primarily 0:0, 2:1 or 1:1.


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