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David Thompson 6th Feb 2012 - 16:00

Football League - OPTA Facts and Statistics

Statistics and facts to help your football betting are available every week at William Hill courtesy of Opta Sportsdata, Europe's leading provider of sports performance statistics.

 

Championship Opta Facts

 

 

 

Birmingham City v Portsmouth

Portsmouth have failed to score in four of their last five visits to St Andrews.

Pompey have conceded the highest percentage of goals in the first half of any team in the Championship - 55%.

25% of the goals Portsmouth have scored this season have been from corners, the highest proportion in the division.

Birmingham have scored eight goals in the final 10 minutes of their last eight matches.

Portsmouth have only won back to back league games once this season.

Birmingham are unbeaten in their last eight Championship games, winning five.

The West Midlands side have kept three clean sheets in their last four league matches.

Birmingham are the only team in the Championship without a home defeat this season (W9 D5 L0).

Only Coventry (0) have won fewer away games than Portsmouth (2).

 

 

League One Opta Facts

 

 

Bournemouth v Exeter

The last two meetings between these two sides have ended in a 2-0 scoreline (one win each, both at Exeter).

Only three of the last 11 meetings between the two sides have ended in a home win.

The Cherries have netted exactly two goals in four of their last five games.

The Grecians' last three games have produced a total (for and against combined) of one goal (two goalless draws and one 1-0 defeat).

Bournemouth have scored the lowest percentage of goals in the opening 15 minutes this League One season (6%) but the highest percentage in the period between the 16th and 30th minutes (29%).

 

 

Stevengae v Oldham

Oldham have failed to score in five of their last eight league matches.

Oldham have won just two of their last 12 League One games.

Stevenage have lost just one of their last 15 league games.

Stevenage have kept just one clean sheet in their last seven.

59% of the goals Oldham have scored have been netted in the first half, a League One high.

Stevenage and Oldham met for the first time earlier this season and the game ended as a 1-1 draw at Boundary Park.

 

League Two Opta Facts

 

Crawley Town v Cheltenham

Crawley and Cheltenham met for the first time in the league earlier this season with the Gloucestershire side winning 3-1 at home.

No team has picked up more points from their last 10 games in League Two than Cheltenham this season (23).

Cheltenham have lost just one of their last 12 League Two games.

Crawley have won just one of their last six league games with the last three all being draws.

19% of the goals Crawley have scored have been netted in the opening 15 minutes of games, a higher proportion than any other side in the division.

 

 

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