Blackpool vs Blackburn – Tips, Match Preview, and Odds

Published: August 30, 2022
Author: Dean Carr
Last Updated: August 30, 2022

We are zooming in on Blackpool and Blackburn, as the duo face each other at Bloomfield Road on Wednesday in what surely will be an exciting Championship clash.

Read below to see our betting tips and the best odds for the Championship match between Blackpool and Blackburn.

How to watch the game between Blackpool and Blackburn on Wednesday

The match between Blackpool and Blackburn will kick off on Wednesday, August 31 at 20:00 at Bloomfield Road.

Can you watch the game on Bet365?

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If you plan to do some betting on the match, Bet365 is the place to do so. The bookmaker offers a live stream service for a number of football games but unfortunately does not cover matches in the Championship in the United Kingdom. This match will be broadcast live on television on Sky Sports.

Blackpool vs Blackburn Stats

  • Blackpool have not won 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • Blackpool have conceded in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Blackpool have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Blackpool have lost 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Blackpool have not won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in the last 5 matches in a row
  • Blackburn have not lost 6 of the last 8 away matches
  • Blackburn have lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Blackburn have scored in 6 of the last 8 away matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in the last 3 away matches in a row

Blackpool vs Blackburn Lineups

Blackpool vs Blackburn Preview

Aiming to remain unbeaten, Blackpool managed to beat Queens P.R. 0-1, before drawing 3-3 with Burnley. Most recently, they had to settle for a 3-3 draw with Bristol City. Blackpool managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Championship. In the remaining four, they drew one and lost three, as they scored 11 and conceded 11 goals.

In their previous three encounters, Blackburn lost 3-0 against Sheffield United, won 1-2 against Bradford and lost 0-1 against Stoke. Blackburn won half their previous six away matches in the Championship, as well as seeing zero draws and suffering three defeats. They scored ten goals whilst conceding ten.

Blackpool vs Blackburn H2H

Blackpool and Blackburn had to settle for a point each in their most recent match, which finished with a 1-1 scoreline. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.30. A very equal encounter seems to be on the cards here, with a draw being the high-value bet. Each side claimed just one win in their last ten encounters, while no less than three games ended in a draw. The bookies’ best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 3.30.

Full Time Result

Blackpool claimed all three points two times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing two along the way. They endured defeat in six of the games in this run. Blackburn won five of their last 10 games away, while drawing two and losing three in this series of matches. While Blackpool might manage to fight their way to three points on Wednesday at Bloomfield Road, they’ll probably allow their visitors a say in the matter as well. The home side claimed just two wins to nil in their last 10 matches at home.


Blackpool and Blackburn settled for a point in a 1-1 draw, when they last faced each other. The best betting odds on another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.30. Both teams scored six times in the previous eight matches between home side Blackpool and Blackburn. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.72.

Over/Under Goals

Over 2.5 goals came up three times in the previous eight encounters between Blackpool and Blackburn, as Blackpool scored 1.27 goals on average per game and Blackburn averaged 1.26 goals. Both teams scored six times in these matches. Blackpool witnessed over 2.5 goals in five of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.5 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches Blackburn played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.4 goals in these matches.