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The Championship game at The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on Saturday sees home side QPR do battle with Bristol City.
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Queens Park Rangers
QPR will be hoping to bounce back here following the 2-1 Championship losing effort in their last game against Bournemouth.
In that game, Queens Park Rangers had 59% possession and 15 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Queens Park Rangers was Sam McCallum (57'). Bournemouth got 10 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Jaidon Anthony (12') and Dominic Solanke (37') scored for Bournemouth.
Queens Park Rangers have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net in one hundred percent of their last 6 games.
They have hit an aggregate of 13 during that time while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 9.
Coming into this fixture, Queens Park Rangers are unbeaten in their previous 4 home league matches.
Previously, Bristol City drew 1-1 in the Championship tie with Luton Town.
In that game, Bristol City had 49% possession and 13 shots at goal with 2 on target. The scorer for Bristol City was Nathan Baker (57'). Luton Town got 19 shots at goal with 4 on target. Danny Hylton (91') was the scorer for Luton Town.
The stats don’t lie, and Bristol City have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 7 goals in total. At the back, Bristol City have some weaknesses to address. That sort of pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this match, however.
Leading up to this clash, Bristol City:
- haven't been defeated by Queens Park Rangers in away games against them for the last 4 league games. A very good run of results for them.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A review of their prior head to head meetings dating back to 12/02/2019 shows that QPR have won 1 of these games and Bristol City 4, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
An aggregate of 17 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 7 for The R's and 10 netted by The Robins. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.
The last league meeting between these clubs was Championship match day 35 on 06/03/2021 when the final score was Bristol City 0-2 Queens Park Rangers.
In that game, Bristol City managed 46% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
On the other side, Queens Park Rangers had 16 shots at goal with 5 on target. Ilias Chair (11') and Rob Dickie (22') scored.
The match was refereed by Tony Harrington.
Team News: QPR
There’s just the lone fitness concern for the QPR manager Mark Warburton to be concerned with due to a largely intact group of players. Sam Field (Knee Surgery) is sidelined.
Team News: Bristol City
Owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from, the Bristol City manager Nigel Pearson does not have any fitness worries to report ahead of this game.
In our view, Bristol City are certainly able to score a goal against this Queens Park Rangers lineup, although that might not be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re going for a 2-1 winning score for Queens Park Rangers at full-time. Could easily see this go either way.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium (18,439)
Captain: Stefan Johansen
Chairman: Amit Bhatia
Manager: Mark Warburton
Competitions: Championship position 4, EFL Cup (Third Round)
⭐ Key Player: Lyndon Dykes
Typically taking up the Striker position, Lyndon Dykes was born in Gold Coast, Australia. Having made his senior debut playing for Queen Of The South in the 2016 - 2017 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored a sum of 3 league goals in this Championship 2021 - 2022 season to date coming from a total of 4 appearances.