Reasons for betting on Hull City vs. Bolton Wanderers tip
Bolton Wanderers and Hull City are going to meet in the opener of the fifth round of the Sky Bet Championship.
The hosts in this game are in a difficult situation, and they need to react quickly. The guests, however, are solid but we have to say that the performances are not so convincing and bright. You should expect very confusing event without much of beauty.
One tricky game is about to happen at KCOM stadium.
Hull City overview
The coach Leonid Slutsky got on the wrong foot with the results in England. It seems that the Russian cannot adjust to the type of game in the Sky Bet Championship.
After 4 points in two opening games, Hull City recorded 3 straight defeats. The crisis is overwhelming the team, and this particular game could define a lot of things for the Tigers and the Russian. In all three losses, Hull City’s defense allowed at least two goals. In 5 straight matches, hosts conceded at least one goal and the most recent was the first one after 4 in a row in which both teams haven’t scored. No new injuries or suspensions were recorded in the home team.
Bolton Wanderers overview
Following 3 games without a celebration, Bolton finally recorded a victory. They were better against Sheffield Wednesday in the League Cup with 3-2. Prior to this event, they had 2 draws and a defeat against Derby County 1-2 at their own home. The Wanderers are playing open matches, and in the previous 7, six saw for both teams to score.
But the concerning thing is that they allow the opening goal in most of the matches to be exact in 4 of the latest 5. Like their opponents they to do not have any problems with injuries or suspensions.
Head to head matches
During the previous season, Hull City and Bolton had identical results. Both clubs recorded wins at their home turf with the same result 1-0.
They met on rare occasions, and only 8 games were seen. The clubs are even with three wins a piece and 2 draws. The only thing that separates them is the goal difference because Bolton Wanderers have one goal more scored 10-9.
Prediction for Hull City vs. Bolton Wanderers tip
The home team has to attack, and they do not have any room for calculations. It is why we are going to play both teams to score. Having in mind that the defense of Hull City has huge problems we believe that this is the most likely outcome. They will score at least once, but Bolton will strike back. Therefore the second bet would be a moderate number of goals between two and three. As we have mentioned previously, we won’t see some spectacular game here, and this is the most likely outcome.