The Championship fixture at Hillsborough Stadium on Saturday sees home side Sheffield Wednesday fighting it out with Blackburn.
Our feeling is that Sheffield Wednesday are likely to be able to create a high number of chances and successful shots on target. At the other end, Blackburn will not find it easy getting goals - but, we do see them scoring here. We therefore think that it’s going to be a controlled 3-1 victory for Sheffield Wednesday come full-time. Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Sheffield Wednesday v Blackburn including the latest game odds.
Their past results show that Blackburn Rovers:
- have not emerged victorious against Sheffield Wednesday when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 league games.
⚽️ What happened last time they met in this competition?
The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Championship match day 15 on 02/11/2019 which finished with the scoreline of Blackburn Rovers 2-1 Sheffield Wednesday. In that match, Blackburn Rovers managed 54% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. The goalscorers were Tosin Adarabioyo (88') and John Buckley (91'). At the other end, Sheffield Wednesday had 17 shots at goal with 5 shots on target. Jacob Murphy (83') scored. The match was refereed by Andy Woolmer.
Nickname: The Owls
Stadium: Hillsborough Stadium (39,732)
Captain: Tom Lees
Chairman: Dejphon Chansiri
Manager: Garry Monk
Competitions: Championship position 6, FA Cup (Fourth Round)
Coming into this fixture, Sheffield Wednesday have not won at home in their last 2 league games.
Star Man: Kadeem Harris
Generally played in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Kadeem Harris was born in London, England. Having made his senior debut playing for Wycombe Wanderers in the 2009 - 2010 season, the skilful Midfielder has hit 3 league goals in the Championship 2019 - 2020 campaign so far in a total of 26 appearances.