Stoke vs Coventry Intro
There’s little in the way of points between Stoke and Coventry as the two meet on the final day at Bet365 Stadium. Both of these teams will be looking to finish as high up the Championship table as possible, so we should be in for a good game. It kicks off at 11:30 AM on Saturday May 7, 2022.
We head into matchweek 46 as the hosts, led by Michael O’Neill, currently sit in the 13th position in the Championship table on 61 points. Their opponents are 11th, having taken 63 points from their 45 games. Stoke and Coventry are currently divided by merely 2 points and by just 2 places on the Championship table.
Stoke vs Coventry Form
Although Stoke lost to Middlesbrough in the previous round, they have managed to pick up 9 points in the last five games. Meanwhile, Coventry lost to Huddersfield, which kept them at 7 points from the last five games. Another victory here would be a positive for Stoke, after taking nine points from last five Championship home games. Coventry have been in decent form away from home recently, winning 8 points in their last five matches as visitors.
Stoke vs Coventry H2H
In the 16 times that the two teams have met, Stoke have won this fixture on fewer occasions then Coventry. The H2H record currently stands at 6 wins to 7 – with 3 draws. Looking at just the last six meetings between these two sides, Coventry has 3 more victories to its name than Stoke.
Stoke vs Coventry Analysis
Stoke lost their last match. Michael O’Neill’s men played against Middlesbrough. At the final wistle, the scoring board showed 1-3. Now it is time for Michael O’Neill’s men to face Coventry. While facing Middlesbrough, Stoke had 58% of ball possession. In terms of shots on goal, Stoke struck a total of 8 shots in attack while in defence conceding 6 shots. Meanwhile, Coventry lost their last match. Mark Robins’s men were up against Huddersfield. At the final wistle, the score board showed 1-2. While facing Huddersfield, Coventry had 60% of ball possession. Looking at shots on goal, Coventry has those following stats: 18 shots in attack and 6 shots conceded.
Stoke vs Coventry Odds
Stoke is the favourite to win this match between Stoke and Coventry according to the bookmakers.