Stoke City vs Brentford Match Preview
Coming up on Saturday afternoon (UK time), Stoke City will take on Brentford at Bet365 Stadium with a 3:00pm kick-off. This is a Championship match.
This fixture has no official UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler will be providing live scores throughout the game.
Come back later for preview and match prediction.
Head To Head
We start by looking at the fact that Stoke City played Brentford in January in a FA Cup clash. The winners were Brentford - winning with a margin of 1-0.
Over the last ten years, the two teams have played 4 times. Stoke City have won in 0 of the match-ups when they've met. Their opponents, Brentford have won 2 matches. The remaining 2 matches resulted in a draw.
In the observed matches, there has been an average of 1.75 goals in this match-up. Stoke City have scored an average of 0.5. Brentford score an average of 1.25 each time they've met.
In terms of the records on the road, whoever has been the visiting side has won 50% of these head-to-head match-ups. The home side has prevailed in 0% of these matches.
Stoke City have 5 points in Championship. They are in 14th place.
There have been 37 matches played by this side over the recent 12 months. They have 16 wins; 7 draws; and 14 losses. These recent results put Stoke City on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 43%-18%-37%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.19 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.03.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 50% (9 wins) from the latest 18 home fixtures. 22% (4) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 27% (5) ending in a loss.
When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.39 and they have conceded 0.83 on average.
In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 0.6 goals per match. In this time they have a win rate of 50%. The total number of times that Stoke City and whoever they've played have also scored is 1 match in those ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 0 from the last ten.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 4 matches.
Brentford have 4 points in the league. They are in 15th place.
There has been 41 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 19 wins; 10 draws; and 12 losses. These recent results put Brentford on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 46%-24%-29%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.85 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.0.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 31% (6 wins) from the most recent 19 away fixtures. 31% (6) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (7) being a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.58 goals when away from home in this last year and they have conceded 1.0.
In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 1.7 goals per match; they have won 3 of these matches. The total number of times both Brentford and the other team have scored in these games is 6 out of the ten; and there have been 6 matches with over 2.5 goals.
And they have scored in each of their last 6 matches.