Championship Betting Tips

Cardiff City vs Blackpool betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

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Over 2.5 goals and both teams to score (6/4)

Cardiff and Blackpool are both prone to conceding goals.

Cardiff have conceded an average of 1.6 goals per game, whilst Blackpool have averaged 1.19 goals per game.

The two teams' matches this season have also averaged over 3 goals per game.

Shane Lavery to score anytime (11/4)

Lavery is Blackpool's leading scorer this season with seven league goals.

Neil Critchley is expected to rotate his side and Lavery could be brought back into the side.

Match preview: Cardiff City vs Blackpool

Cardiff are continuing to enjoy a strong revival as of late.

The Bluebirds have now won four of their last five matches.

Steve Morison's side have now climbed into 19th place and are 14 points above the bottom three.

On Tuesday, they recorded a big win over Coventry, winning 2-0.

Blackpool slip to stoppage time defeat

Blackpool suffered defeat in stoppage time on Saturday.

Bournemouth netted a 95th-minute winner to take all three points.

The defeat was Neil Critchley's side first in five matches.

Blackpool had managed to hold league leaders Fulham at the Cottage a  few weeks ago.

Cardiff City team news

Rubin Colwill is expected to once again remain on the sidelines with a foot injury.

Curtis Nelson, Alfie Doughty, Isaac Vassell and Sean Morrison also remain out of action.

Blackpool team news

Marvin Ekpiteta and Richard Keogh are set to be without the defensive partnership of Marvin Ekpiteta and Richard Keogh.

Blackpool's side has been badly hit by injuries and they will be missing several other players also.

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