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Cardiff City and Bolton Wanderers meet at Cardiff City Stadium, in a match for the 29th round of the Championship. Bolton Wanderers got a home win by (2‑0), in the last league head‑to‑head, played in 23‑12‑2017. The head‑to‑head record at this stadium couldn't be more balanced, as it shows 1 draw and 1 win for each team in the last 3 head‑to‑heads. Nevertheless, in the last head‑to‑head played at this stadium, on 23‑04‑2016, for the Championship, Cardiff City won by (2‑1). K. Zohorè (55' ) and P. Whittingham (90' ) scored for Cardiff City and Z. Clough (7' ) for Bolton Wanderers. Bolton Wanderers registers significant differences between home and away results, so special attention is due to the home/away factor.

Analysis of Cardiff City

After 15 wins, 6 draws and 7 losses, the home team is in the 3rd position, havinf won 51 points so far. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Sheffield Wednesday by (0‑0), after in the previous match they have won (4‑0) at home, against Sunderland. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses in away matches; against 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 home league matches Cardiff City has a record of 6 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses, so they have won 20 points out of 30 possible. The most recurrent result at half‑time in their home league matches was the 0‑0 (5 out of 14 matches). Their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 28 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 11 times and have only turned the score around in 2. there is 1 period that stands out in the last 14 home matches for this competition: they have suffered 4 of their 10 goals between minutes (76'‑90').

Cardiff comes for this match after a 1-1 draw in front of Millwall, adding in this way the fourth followed match without losing in the championship. In the middle is a defeat against Manchester City, however, in a match counting for the FA Cup. In this match against Bolton, the coach Neil Warnock must play in the usual 3-4-3, benefiting from ball possession and the supported attacks, especially through the flanks. Junior Hoilett is the highlight of the home team with 7 goals and 7 assists. Cardiff failures are mainly in the defensive dead balls and in the aerial play. For this match, the home team’s coach won’t count on injured Connolly and Gunnarsson.

Confirmed Lineup: N. Etheridge, S. Morrison, L. Peltier, B. Écuélé Manga, A. Traoré, C. Paterson, M. Grujić, J. Ralls, K. Zohorè, J. Hoilett, J. Ward.
Coach: N. Warnock.

Analysis of Bolton Wanderers

The away team is currently in the 19th position of the league, with 28 points won, after 6 wins, 8 draws and 14 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Brentford, by (2‑0). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Ipswich Town, by (1‑1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 1 win, 5 draws and 9 losses in away matches, with 9 goals scored and 29 conceded; against 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses at their stadium, with 20 goals scored and 22 conceded. In the last 10 away league matches Bolton Wanderers has a record of 1 win, 3 draws and 6 losses, so they have won 6 points out of 30 possible. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half‑time was the 0‑0 (5 out of 14 matches). Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 10 of the last 14 matches for this competition have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 28 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 15 times and have never been able to turn the score around.

Bolton comes for this match after a draw at home against Fulham, adding in this way the third followed match without losing in the championship. Of note is that the visiting team hasn’t played away for five consecutive matches. In this match against Cardiff, the coach Phil Parkinson should line up in the usual 3-5-2 with Josh Vela being responsible for organizing and creating the offensive process. On the other hand, Gary Madine is Bolton's top scorer with 10 scored goals. The most serious situation of this team is in the defensive dead balls, aerial play and defensive transition. Apparently, there are no weight absences for this match.

Confirmed Lineup: B. Alnwick, M. Beevers, R. Burke, Derik Osede, A. Robinson, D. Dervite, Sammy Ameobi, J. Vela, Filipe Morais, K. Henry, A. Le Fondre.
Coach: P. Parkinson.

Betting suggestion:

This match is between two teams that are going through good moments in the championship, however, it’s visible the home team owns a squad superior to the opponent. In this way, Cardiff must dominate much of the match, creating the best chances to score. So, and taking into account these factors, risking in favor of the home team to win the three points is a good option.
NOTE: Statistical values limited to the matches in our database.

Match Odds 114 Place your bet
Bolton 2%
Cardiff 93%
The Draw 6%
Over/Under 2.5 goals 21 Place your bet
Under 2.5 Goals 52%
Over 2.5 Goals 48%
Half Time 8 Place your bet
Cardiff 50%
Bolton 0% 7.2
The Draw 50%
Over/Under 1.5 Goals 20 Place your bet
Under 1.5 Goals 10%
Over 1.5 Goals 90%
Over/Under 3.5 Goals 12 Place your bet
Under 3.5 Goals 92%
Over 3.5 Goals 8%
Over/Under 4.5 Goals 4 Place your bet
Under 4.5 Goals 100%
Over 4.5 Goals 0% 9.6
Over/Under 0.5 Goals 6 Place your bet
Under 0.5 Goals 0% 11
Over 0.5 Goals 100%
Over/Under 5.5 Goals 3 Place your bet
Over 5.5 Goals 0% 24
Under 5.5 Goals 100%
Over/Under 6.5 Goals 1 Place your bet
Over 6.5 Goals 0% 60
Under 6.5 Goals 100%
Both teams to Score? 17 Place your bet
No 71%
Yes 29%
Half With Most Goals 4 Place your bet
1st Half 25%
Tie 0% 3.6
2nd Half 75%
First Half Goals 1.5 6 Place your bet
Under 1.5 Goals 50%
Over 1.5 Goals 50%
First Half Goals 5 Place your bet
Over 0.5 Goals 80%
Under 0.5 Goals 20%
Note: On the graphics, the lay Tips were converted to Back on the other choices of that market.

Tips : Cardiff City vs Bolton Wanderers

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Championship - 2017/2018

  • 82% 455 / 552 Games

  • Home team wins 41.1%
  • Draws 27.69%
  • Away team wins 31.21%
  • Over 1.5 72.31%
  • Over 2.5 46.59%
  • Over 3.5 24.18%
  • Goals 1143
  • Goals /match 2.51
  • Goals /match home 1.37
  • Goals /match away 1.14
  • Both teams score 49.67%
  • Goals after 80' 15.84%
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