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Bristol City will be hosting visitors Luton Town at Ashton Gate Stadium in this Championship tie on Wednesday.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Bristol City v Luton Town are shown below including the latest game odds.
Bristol City enter this match following on from a 0-0 Championship tied result against Preston North End.
In that game, Bristol City had 51% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 on target. On the other side, Preston North End got 10 shots at goal with 2 on target.
It has not been often in recent games where Bristol City have shown defensive steel. In fact, Bristol City have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 8 goals in the process. However, we’ll just have to find out if that trend might be replicated here in this match or not.
Taking a look at their past results, Bristol City:
- haven't beaten Luton Town in their last 2 league games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 13 league games. It has been a terrible run.
In their previous fixture, Luton Town drew 2-2 in the Championship tie with Blackburn Rovers.
In that game, Luton Town had 53% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer for Luton Town was Luke Berry (73', 98'). For their opponents, Blackburn Rovers had 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Tyrhys Dolan (27') and Harry Pickering (31') scored for Blackburn Rovers.
Nathan Jones's Luton Town have had reason to celebrate scoring a total of 7 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The aggregate of goals that have been scored against them during the equivalent period equals 12.
Going into this encounter, Luton Town are undefeated in their previous 2 away league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head clashes going back to 05/03/2005 tells us that Bristol City have won 1 of these & Luton Town 5, with the number of drawn games standing at 0.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 23 in all which averages out at 3.83 goals per meeting.
The previous league match featuring the two was Championship match day 44 on 25/04/2021 and the score finished Bristol City 2-3 Luton Town.
In that match, Bristol City managed 49% possession and 10 shots on goal with 5 on target. The scorers were Nahki Wells (31') and Ádám Nagy (38').
On the other side, Luton Town got 14 attempts on goal with 5 on target. James Collins (59'), Elijah Adebayo (68') and Harry Cornick (74') scored.
The match was refereed by John Busby.
Team News: Bristol City
The Bristol City manager Nigel Pearson will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all before this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Luton Town
Thanks to a fully injury-free group to pick from, the Luton Town manager Nathan Jones doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Luton Town will manage to breach the defence of this Bristol City outfit, but that possibly won’t quite be enough to avoid defeat.
We are anticipating both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Bristol City at the end of the 90 minutes. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Ashton Gate Stadium (27,000)
Captain: Tomáš Kalas
Chairman: Stephen Lansdown
Manager: Nigel Pearson
Competitions: Championship position 11
⭐ Star Man: Chris Martin
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Chris Martin was born in Beccles, England. Having made a first senior appearance for Norwich City in the 2006 - 2007 season, the skilful Forward has managed 2 league goals in the Championship 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 5 appearances.