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Bristol City vs Birmingham City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

This article provides betting tips Bristol City vs Birmingham City in Championship on March 5, 2022
Bristol City vs Birmingham City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds
Bristol City
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Birmingham City
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Gardner, Gary
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Hernandez, Onel
Hogan, Scott
Scott, Alex
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James, Matty
Wells, Nahki
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Scott, Alex
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Klose, Timm
Pring, Cameron
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Bell, Sam
Atkinson, Robert
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Klose, Timm
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Gordon, Nico
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Chong, Tahith

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Bristol City to score and both teams to score (9/2)

Over 2.5 goals (10/11)

Both teams have a shocking defensive record this season with goals expected in this fixture.

Bristol City should just edge Birmingham given their better form, but they have still conceded a shocking 63 goals.

Meanwhile, the visitors have conceded 55 times this season in the Championship.

Match preview: Bristol City vs Birmingham City

Bristol City suffered a third defeat in five last weekend as they were beaten by Nottingham Forest.

Nigel Pearson’s side lost 2-0 at the City Ground.

The Robins have now dropped into 17th place following the defeat.

They are also on 40 points and look set for a mid-table finish.

Bristol City vs Birmingham City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 15: Fábio Carvalho of Fulham scores his teams third goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Bristol City at Craven Cottage on January 15, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Birmingham beaten by Huddersfield

Birmingham suffered yet another defeat on the weekend as they were beaten by Huddersfield Town.

Lee Bowyer’s side lost 2-0 at home against the Terriers.

They have now fallen into 20th place in the table.

The Blues are also 14 points above the bottom three although teams behind them have games in hand.

Bristol City vs Birmingham City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

General view of a Birmingham City crest next to the pitch at St Andrew’s (Photo by David Davies – PA Images via Getty Images)

Bristol City team news

Tomas Kalas, Matty James, Max O’Leary and Rob Atkinson are all back from injury.

However, Nathan Baker, George Tanner, Callum O’Dowda and Andy King all remain sidelined with an injury.

Birmingham City team news

Teden Mengi and Maxime Colin both remain sidelined for the clash.

Meanwhile, Lyle Taylor is also expected to miss the match.

Bristol City vs Birmingham City form
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Huddersfield Town vs Bristol City - 2:0
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Bristol City vs Hull City - 5:0
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Derby County vs Bristol City - 1:3
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Bristol City vs Sheffield United - 1:1
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Stoke City vs Bristol City - 0:1
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Birmingham City vs Blackburn Rovers - 1:2
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Cardiff City vs Birmingham City - 1:1
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Birmingham City vs Millwall FC - 2:2
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Blackpool vs Birmingham City - 6:1
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Birmingham City vs Coventry City - 2:4
Last 5 games for Bristol City
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Huddersfield Town 2  - 0 Bristol City
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Bristol City 5  - 0 Hull City
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Derby County 1  - 3 Bristol City
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Bristol City 1  - 1 Sheffield United
April 15, 2022 Championship 21/22 Stoke City 0  - 1 Bristol City
Last 5 games for Birmingham City
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Birmingham City 1  - 2 Blackburn Rovers
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Cardiff City 1  - 1 Birmingham City
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Birmingham City 2  - 2 Millwall FC
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Blackpool 6  - 1 Birmingham City
April 15, 2022 Championship 21/22 Birmingham City 2  - 4 Coventry City
Bristol City vs Birmingham City Championship 21/22 form
Bristol City Birmingham City
46 Matches played 46
15 Matches won 11
29 Goal attempts 93
11 Shots on goal 24
16 Shots off goal 46
169 Corner kicks 181
4% Average ball possession 8%
2 Shots blocked 23
86 Cards given 86
65 Free kicks 79
7 Offsides 21
57 Goals by foot 39
3 Goals by head 10
62 Goals scored 50
77 Goals conceded 75
0 Shots on post 3
0 Shots on bar 1
Bristol City vs Birmingham City statistics for most recent head to head matches
Bristol City Birmingham City
24 Matches 24
12 Home Matches 12
12 Away Matches 12
20 Total Goals 37
0.83 Average Goals Scored 1.54
4 Wins 16
16 Losses 4
4 Draws 4
Last 5 games & match results between Bristol City and Birmingham City
March 5, 2022 Championship 21/22 Bristol City 1  - 2 Birmingham City
November 2, 2021 Championship 21/22 Birmingham City 3  - 0 Bristol City
March 13, 2021 Championship 20/21 Birmingham City 0  - 3 Bristol City
December 5, 2020 Championship 20/21 Bristol City 0  - 1 Birmingham City
February 7, 2020 Championship 19/20 Bristol City 1  - 3 Birmingham City

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What time is kick off between Bristol City vs Birmingham City?

15:00, Saturday 05 March 2022

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