A football match between Sunderland and Birmingham City of the Championship will take place in England on Saturday, November 11th, 2023, check the Sunderland vs Birmingham City betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Sunderland vs Birmingham City will occur
The game will be played in the mythical Stadium of Light stadium, in the city of Sunderland, with a capacity for 48707 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
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Introduction to the Sunderland vs Birmingham City betting tip 2023/2024
In the current edition of the Championship, we can see a growth in the average goals. While last season the tournament had an average of 2.42 goals per match, now the competition has an average of 2.73 goals per match.
Sunderland last match
Sunderland in its last official match drew (0-0) against Swansea City, in a match valid for Championship. Coach T. Mowbray’s lined up a 4-1-4-1 formation.
Before the match the draw had odds around 3.40, so the tie was a logical result for a match that was expected to be quite evenly matched.
A game that ends in a draw, but with emphasis on a magnificent display of Jack Clarke. He was the significant influencer of the Sunderland team’s game and was very close to taking the squad to victory.
Birmingham City last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a draw in the last round. In a dispute valid for Championship, Birmingham City, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Ipswich Town team with a final score of 2-2.
In the previous analysis the draw was among the logical results of this match, especially because it was expected a fairly even game between both teams and had odds around 3.75.
Sunderland vs Birmingham City h2h
Birmingham City was in 17th place when they last played Sunderland who was 10th place in Championship. Birmingham City played using the 4-2-3-1 formation while Sunderland responded with a 4-3-3 arrangement.
The most recent precedent between these two clubs was in 15-04-2023, in the 2022/2023 season of the Championship, which ended with a 2-1 win for Sunderland.
The previous encounter between these teams saw them fighting hard to stay ahead.
Championship leaderboard now
Considering the home team Sunderland, standing in 8th place with 23 points in the Championship competition in England. Their performance statistics have been such as 7 wins, 6 losses and, 2 draws.
Which means that, with the same score, the team is ahead the Hull City team closing in at the 9th place in the 16th round.
Sunderland, although having no high aspirations, no relegation concerns, and occupying the middle of the league table in the England Championship, will attempt to take advantage of the home factor to get a win.
Sunderland at the end of round 15 in Championship had 24 goals scored and 16 conceded.
To control the game, the Sunderland team would often try to reach an average ball possession of 57.87%. The reason for this is ball possession above 50% would give teams some control over their opponents.
Playing at home shows more positive results for the team with 4 wins, 3 losses and, 0 draws compared to the 3 games they won as the visiting team.
While Birmingham City has only managed to convert 18 of their 1328 attacks into goals, Sunderland has been much more successful with 1630 attacks and 24 goals.
Best goalscorer from Sunderland
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is Jack Clarke. He has scored 9 times in the current season and has helped Sunderland come out with a positive result on several occasions.
It should also be noted that 4 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Historical data Sunderland
With 5 titles won in the history of the tournament, one of the leading names in the competition is the Sunderland team. The record of the team will impact the final outcome of the game and it will not be the first time the team has managed to impress their rivals with a win at a time when they are in bad shape.
Championship leaderboard now
Birmingham City arrives in this game with 19 points, and in 15th place in the Championship, having won 5 games in total and lost 6 times, making a total of 4 draws.
In the 16th round, the team has no difference in point as opposed to the Swansea City team who places just above in 14th place.
Birmingham City analysis
After round 15 of Championship we count 18 goals scored by Birmingham City and 19 conceded.
Best goalscorer from Birmingham City
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Jay Stansfield. The Attacker has already scored 5 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Birmingham City, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Sunderland is Jack Clarke, who has already scored 9 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Birmingham City is Jay Stansfield, he has scored in 5 opportunities.
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 75-90 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
Taking into consideration that Birmingham City scores an average of 0.71 goals per match when playing away, we should consider the under 2.5 betting market, especially because this team usually does not concede goals when playing out of their stadium.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 2.
In this game, our system found another interesting opportunity for a successful bet. Both teams score and usually suffer the first goal between the 30-40 minute. With this convergence, it is typically a value market!
Corners Top Betting Tips
A good thing to note for those wanting to get sports betting results is that there is an average of 5.23 corners per game.
Sunderland is usually quite offensive in their matches, and this has resulted in a high average of corner kicks in the competition. Currently, the team averages 6.13 corners per game played. Therefore, it might be interesting to bet on the over corner kicks of Sunderland in this match.
Cards Top Betting Tips
These teams together have a combined average of 5.07 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Sunderland vs Birmingham City betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on November 11th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Stadium of Light stadium in Sunderland.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Championship match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Sunderland.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.