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Robert Alexander 16th Oct 2013 - 11:50

Championship Opta Facts | October 19-20

Blackpool v Wigan

  • The Tangerines  have drawn their last four league games heading into this fixture.
  • Wigan Athletic have lost their last three league games away from home; failing to register a single goal.
  • Only Birmingham City's Dan Burn (28) has made more interceptions than Blackpool's Gary Mackenzie (27) in the Championship this season.
  • 71% of Wigan's goals have come from a set-piece; no side in the league has a higher percentage share.
  • 22% of the goals Blackpool have conceded in the league this season have come in the first half; the smallest percentage share in the division this season.

Barnsley v Middlesbrough

  • The Tykes did the double over Middlesbrough in the league last season.
  • Middlesbrough have one win in their last 17 league games away from home (D3 L13).
  • 'Boro have conceded at least twice in six of their last seven league games on the road.
  • Barnsley have shipped 27 goals this season; a league-high.
  • No side has claimed more points from losing positions than Middlesbrough in the Championship this campaign (8).

Blackburn v Charlton

  • Blackburn Rovers have lost just once in their last 10 league games at Ewood Park (W5 D4).
  • The Addicks are without a win in six league games (D3 L3).
  • Jordan Rhodes has scored nine goals in 11 league appearances for Blackburn this season; no player has netted more this term.
  • Charlton have managed to register just one goal in the first half this season; a league-low.
  • The Addicks are without an away win in the league this season (D2 L3).

Bolton v Sheff Wed

  • Bolton Wanderers have won four of the last five league meetings with Sheffield Wednesday (L1).
  • Sheffield Wednesday have failed to score just once in their last six league visits to Bolton.
  • Bolton's Medo has hit the woodwork three times so far this season; a joint-league-high.
  • There has not been a drawn fixture between these sides since September 1993 (1-1, League Cup tie); there have been 10 games played since.
  • 50% all goals scored by Wednesday in the league this campaign have been headed; the highest share in the Championship.

Ipswich v Burnley

  • The Tractor Boys have gone 14 games without defeat at home to Burnley in league competition (W7 D7).
  • Burnley are currently on a seven game unbeaten streak in the league (W6 D1).
  • Danny Ings has netted 11 times in 14 appearances (all comps) for the Clarets this season
  • Burnley have scored a joint-league-high of 18 goals inside the penalty area this season.
  • Aaron Cresswell (Ipswich Town) has registered six assists this season in the Championship; a league-high tally.

Leicester v Huddersfield

  • The Foxes have won each of the last five league meetings with Huddersfield Town.
  • The Terriers have conceded 15 goals in their last four league games against Leicester City; an average of 3.75 goals a game.
  • No player has made more blocks this season than Huddersfield's Peter Clarke (16).
  • Leicester City have been awarded six penalties this season; a league-high.
  • The Foxes have scored in each of their last nine meetings with the Terriers in all competitions.

Millwall v QPR

  • The Lions have only conceded one goal in their last three home games against QPR.
  • QPR have kept eight consecutive clean sheets in the league, a club record.
  • Joey Barton (QPR) has attempted more passes than any other midfielder in the league this season (658).
  • Four of the last six league meetings involving these sides have been drawn.
  • Of all goalkeepers in the league to have made at least 10 saves, QPR's Rob Green has the best save percentage (92%).

Nottm Forest v Bournemouth

  • Nottingham Forest have never lost at home to Bournemouth (W3 D2).
  • The Cherries have kept three clean sheets in their last four meetings with Forest.
  • Forest's Andy Reid has created more chances than any other player in the division (37).
  • The Cherries have conceded six goals in the first 15 minutes this season; a league-high.
  • Bournemouth have scored in each of their 11 Championship matches this term.

Reading v Doncaster

  • The Royals are unbeaten in 11 league games against Doncaster Rovers, winning nine of those fixtures.
  • Doncaster Rovers have recorded just two wins in eight league games (D3 L3).
  • No player has scored more goals from outside the penalty area than Reading's Danny Guthrie (3).
  • 50% of all goals conceded by Reading and by Doncaster this term have come in the final fifteen minutes.
  • The Royals have kept three consecutive clean sheets at home in the league and are yet to lose at the Madejski Stadium this season (W3 D2).

Watford v Derby

  • The Hornets have lost just once in their last 10 league games at home (W5 D4).
  • The Rams have scored seven goals in their last two league games.
  • Watford's Lewis McGugan has attempted 43 shots (including blocked) this season; a joint-league-high.
  • It has been 10 league games involving these sides since the last drawn fixture.
  • Watford have scored more goals than any other side in the league this season (22) and their last eight goals in the Championship have come from open play.

Yeovil v Brighton

  • The Glovers have gone six games without a win against Brighton & Hove Albion (D2 L4).
  • The Seagulls have won the last three meetings against Yeovil Town; keeping clean sheets in all of those games.
  • Gordon Greer (Brighton) has attempted more passes than any other player in the league this season (673).
  • Yeovil have registered just six goals this campaign; a league-low.
  • Brighton have scored all of their goals from inside the penalty area.

Leeds v Birmingham

  • Leeds United have lost their last five league games against Birmingham City; scoring just one goal in that period.
  • Birmingham City have a solid record at Elland Road; winning three times there in their last four league visits to the ground (L1).
  • Leeds' Rodolph Austin has made 41 tackles; a league-high.
  • Birmingham have scored in each of the last eight league meetings with Leeds United.
  • Birmingham have made 141 interceptions this season; a league-high.

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