Peterborough vs Blackpool Intro
Peterborough welcome Blackpool to the Weston Homes Stadium on the final day with both teams looking for victory. Neither side has particularly impressed in the Championship this season, but it’s Peterborough who are in more urgent need of the points as they prop up the rest of the division. Kick off is on Saturday May 7, 2022 at 11:30 AM.
Up until round 46, Grant McCann’s home side have earned 34 points and sit in the 23rd place. Their opponents’ coach, Neil Critchley, should probably rethink his strategy, since the visiting team have only 60 points and are in the last position in Championship. The standings show a 7 places and 26 points gap.
Peterborough vs Blackpool Form
In the last round, Peterborough have lost to Millwall and now have 7 points from the last five games. That being said, Blackpool lost to Derby, which kept them at 7 points from the last five games. Peterborough desperately needs to be picking up more points at home – they have only managed to win 4 from the five most recent games. Blackpool needs to start winning a few games away from home as they have only picked up 5 points in 5 guesting matches.
Peterborough vs Blackpool H2H
Peterborough will not be looking to the record books for inspiration here. In 24 meetings with Blackpool it has only won on 8 occasions, with another 4 games ending up in a draw. This fixture is always an intriguing match up. But Blackpool has won 3 more than Peterborough in the last six meetings between the two.
Peterborough vs Blackpool Analysis
Peterborough lost their last game. Grant McCann’s squad faced Millwall. Th match ended with a score of 0-3. Now Grant McCann’s men focus on their next opponents, Blackpool. Stats against Millwall, shows that Peterborough had 52% of ball possession. In terms of shots on goal, Peterborough struck a total of 7 shots in attack while in defence conceding 14 shots to Millwall. Meanwhile, Blackpool lost its previous game. Neil Critchley’s men were facing Derby. The game ended with a score of 0-2. In their match against Derby, Blackpool claimed 54% of the ball. In terms of shots on goal, Blackpool struck a total of 11 shots in attack while in defence conceding 7 shots.
Peterborough vs Blackpool Odds
Taking a look at the bookmakers’ odds, the favourite for this match between Peterborough and Blackpool is Blackpool.