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Championship | Gameweek 19
Dec 2, 2023 at 3pm UK
St. Andrew's Stadium
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Birmingham
0 - 0
Rotherham

James (62')
FT

Lindsay (61'), Peltier (71'), Bramall (86')
The Match
Preview
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Birmingham City and Rotherham United, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.

Form, Standings, Stats

Last Game: Blackburn 4-2 Birmingham
Wednesday, November 29 at 7.45pm in Championship
Last Game: Hull City 4-1 Rotherham
Tuesday, November 28 at 7.45pm in Championship

We said: Birmingham City 3-1 Rotherham United

Birmingham have been defensively weak since the arrival of Rooney last month, but you feel that the likes of Dembele and Miyoshi will be able to cause Rotherham enough problems to bail out the hosts' backline. Rotherham have struggled massively away from home this season, and we cannot envisage that changing at an expectant St Andrew's on Saturday afternoon. Read more.

Data Analysis

Our analysis of all available data, including recent performances and player stats up until an hour before kickoff, suggested the most likely outcome of this match was a Birmingham City win with a probability of 59.32%. A draw had a probability of 23.6% and a win for Rotherham United had a probability of 17.04%.

The most likely scoreline for a Birmingham City win was 1-0 with a probability of 13.99%. The next most likely scorelines for that outcome were 2-0 (11.98%) and 2-1 (9.49%). The likeliest drawn scoreline was 1-1 (11.08%), while for a Rotherham United win it was 0-1 (6.47%). The actual scoreline of 0-0 was predicted with an 8.2% likelihood.

Result
Birmingham CityDrawRotherham United
59.32% (-1.203 -1.2) 23.63% (0.707 0.71) 17.04% (0.491 0.49)
Both teams to score 44.82% (-1.043 -1.04)
Goals
Over 2.5Under 2.5
45.73% (-1.924 -1.92)54.27% (1.921 1.92)
Over 3.5Under 3.5
24.33% (-1.631 -1.63)75.66% (1.628 1.63)
Birmingham City Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
81.96% (-1.125 -1.13)18.04% (1.121 1.12)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
51.06% (-1.962 -1.96)48.93% (1.958 1.96)
Rotherham United Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
54.69% (-0.517 -0.52)45.31% (0.515 0.52)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
18.82% (-0.41 -0.41)81.18% (0.407 0.41)
Score Analysis
    Birmingham City 59.31%
    Rotherham United 17.04%
    Draw 23.63%
Birmingham CityDrawRotherham United
1-0 @ 13.99% (0.53 0.53)
2-0 @ 11.98% (0.02 0.02)
2-1 @ 9.49% (-0.118 -0.12)
3-0 @ 6.84% (-0.242 -0.24)
3-1 @ 5.42% (-0.273 -0.27)
4-0 @ 2.93% (-0.217 -0.22)
4-1 @ 2.32% (-0.208 -0.21)
3-2 @ 2.14% (-0.141 -0.14)
5-0 @ 1% (-0.114 -0.11)
4-2 @ 0.92% (-0.097 -0.1)
Other @ 2.28%
Total : 59.31%
1-1 @ 11.08% (0.27 0.27)
0-0 @ 8.17% (0.595 0.6)
2-2 @ 3.76% (-0.102 -0.1)
Other @ 0.62%
Total : 23.63%
0-1 @ 6.47% (0.384 0.38)
1-2 @ 4.39% (0.045 0.04)
0-2 @ 2.56% (0.117 0.12)
1-3 @ 1.16% (-0.004 -0)
2-3 @ 0.99% (-0.042 -0.04)
Other @ 1.48%
Total : 17.04%

How you voted: Birmingham vs Rotherham

Birmingham City
71.4%
Draw
14.3%
Rotherham United
14.3%
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Head to Head
Mar 11, 2023 3pm
Gameweek 36
Birmingham
2-0
Rotherham
Khadra (5'), Long (35')
Aug 27, 2022 3pm
Gameweek 6
Rotherham
2-0
Birmingham
Wood (28', 71')
Rathbone (41')

Deeney (41'), James (45+2')
Apr 18, 2021 12pm
Gameweek 42
Rotherham
0-1
Birmingham

Ihiekwe (57'), Wood (67')
Dean (88')
Sep 26, 2020 3pm
Gameweek 3
Birmingham
1-1
Rotherham
Bela (90' pen.)
Sunjic (72')
Sadlier (87' pen.)
MacDonald (45+1')
Apr 22, 2019 3pm
Gameweek 44
Rotherham
1-3
Birmingham
Crooks (22')
Ajayi (5'), Wood (50'), Vaulks (73')
Maghoma (56'), Jota (63'), Mrabti (93')
Gardner (75')
rhs 2.0
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Tables header RHS
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Leicester CityLeicester34253670294178
2Leeds UnitedLeeds34226664273772
3Ipswich TownIpswich34219468452372
4Southampton34207765422367
5West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom341681049321756
6Hull City34167115043755
7Norwich CityNorwich34157125951852
8Preston North EndPreston34157124752-552
9Coventry CityCoventry341312951401151
10Sunderland34145154639747
11Watford341111125047344
12Bristol City34128143939044
13Middlesbrough33135154749-244
14Cardiff CityCardiff34135163948-944
15Plymouth ArgylePlymouth341010145357-440
16Blackburn RoversBlackburn34116174860-1239
17Swansea CitySwansea34109154355-1239
18Birmingham CityBirmingham33108153851-1338
19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield34813134055-1537
20Millwall3499163347-1436
21Queens Park RangersQPR3498173245-1335
22Stoke CityStoke3498173148-1735
23Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds3495202853-2532
24Rotherham UnitedRotherham34310213066-3619

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