2019-20 Championship – Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday kick off? Saturday 22nd February, 2020 – 15:00 (UK)

Where is Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday being played? St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium

What TV channel is Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday on in the UK? Sky Sports have the rights to Championship matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their schedule

Where can I stream Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday in the UK? If televised, subscribers can stream the match live on Sky Go

Where can I get tickets for Birmingham vs Sheffield Wednesday?

Birmingham – https://www.eticketing.co.uk/bcfc/Events/Index

Sheffield Wednesday – https://www.swfc.co.uk/tickets/

What was the score in the last meeting between Birmingham & Sheffield Wednesday? Sheffield Wednesday 1-1 Birmingham

THE TEAM NEWS

BIRMINGHAM

Predicted line-up (4-4-1-1): Camp; Colin, Roberts, Clarke-Salter, Pedersen; Bela, G. Gardner, Sunjic, Bellingham; Crowley; Jutkiewicz

Unavailable: Grounds (Injured), Mrabti (Injured), McEachran (Injured), Maghoma (Injured)

Doubtful: Hogan (Injured)

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Dawson; Lees, Iorfa, Borner, Palmer; Pelupessy, Bannan; Murphy, Forestieri, Harris; Nuhiu

Unavailable: Urhoghide (Suspended), Westwood (Out of favour), Luongo (Injured), Hutchinson (Out of favour)

Doubtful: Fletcher (Injured), Reach (Injured), Fox (Injured), Odubajo (Injured), Winnall (Injured)

THE KEY STATS

  • Birmingham City have won 3 and drawn 1 of their last 4 Championship matches.
  • There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 4 of Birmingham City's last 6 home Championship matches.
  • Both teams have scored in 9 of Birmingham City's last 10 Championship matches.
  • Birmingham City have scored at least 2 goals in 4 of their last 6 home Championship matches.
  • Sheffield Wednesday have scored the first goal in 6 of their last 8 away Championship matches.

THE PREDICTION

This is a battle between two sides in polar opposite form. Birmingham City have now gone seven Championship matches unbeaten, whilst Sheffield Wed are winless in six league games. It is hard to see anything other than a Birmingham win here with the Blues full of confidence following recent results.

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