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Luton Town head to The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on Friday for the Championship meeting with home team QPR.
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Queens Park Rangers
QPR head into this match after a 1-1 Championship drawn game against Blackpool.
In that match, Queens Park Rangers had 48% possession and 5 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Queens Park Rangers was Chris Willock (26'). Blackpool had 10 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. Gary Madine (54') was the scorer for Blackpool.
Under three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 meetings where Queens Park Rangers have been involved. In terms of the goal distribution in that period, opposing sides scored a total of 4 while Queens Park Rangers managed a tally of 5. We will have to see if that trend will be continued on into this next match.
Their past results show that Queens Park Rangers:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Luton Town in their last 6 matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 4 home league matches.
Since a losing effort in their last game against Stoke City in Championship competition, Luton Town and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, Luton Town managed 55% possession and 6 shots on goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Stoke City had 5 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Jacob Brown (34') scored for Stoke City.
Nathan Jones's Luton Town have seen their goal attempts be successful a total of 8 times in the course of their most recent sextet of matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those matches comes to 6.
Coming into this contest, Luton Town haven’t won away from home in the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head clashes stretching back to 23/01/2007 shows us that QPR have won 4 of these and Luton Town 1, with the number of drawn results being 1.
An aggregate of 19 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 12 for The R's and 7 netted by The Hatters. That is an average goals per game value of 3.17.
The previous league game featuring these clubs was Championship match day 46 on 08/05/2021 when it ended Queens Park Rangers 3-1 Luton Town.
That time, Queens Park Rangers managed 51% possession and 9 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The goalscorers were Charlie Austin (20'), Stefan Johansen (60') and Albert Adomah (92').
Luton Town got 17 shots on goal with 4 on target. Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall (43') was the scorer.
The referee was Tony Harrington.
Team News: QPR
The QPR manager Mark Warburton has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match thanks to a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Luton Town
Thanks to a completely injury-free group to choose from, the Luton Town manager Nathan Jones has no fitness worries to report coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Luton Town will have to perform well to find the net against this Queens Park Rangers outfit who we think will likely be able to get on the scoresheet themselves in a winning performance.
We’re therefore tipping a very even match with a 1-0 victory for Queens Park Rangers at full-time.
Should be interesting.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium (18,439)
Captain: Stefan Johansen
Chairman: Amit Bhatia
Manager: Mark Warburton
Competitions: Championship position 6
🔑 Key Player: Lyndon Dykes
Generally deployed in the Striker position, Lyndon Dykes was born in Gold Coast, Australia. After having played his first senior match for Queen Of The South in the 2016 - 2017 season, the talented Forward has hit 6 league goals in the Championship 2021 - 2022 season so far from a total of 15 appearances.