Blackburn vs QPR prediction, odds & betting tips 03/02/2024

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Blackburn - QPR

England Championship - Ewood Park

Blackburn and QPR go head-to-head at Ewood Park in the Championship on Saturday, February 3rd. Two clubs in the lower reaches of the second tier face off in Lancashire when Rovers and Rangers collide. Read our Championship predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our expert match preview.

Blackburn vs QPR – Betting tips & odds

Hot Tip – Blackburn to Win (1/1)

  • Blackburn managed to win two and draw two of their last four matches on home soil.
  • QPR were toppled in eight of their first 14 away games of the Championship campaign.

Blackburn have found some home form in time to put some daylight between them and the Championship’s drop zone with a win over relegation candidates QPR. Rangers have been poor on the road this term (8 defeats in 14) and our top Blackburn vs QPR prediction recommends opposing them in the match result markets.

Latest odds

Head to Head

07/10/23

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Blackburn

Blackburn

0

4

25/02/23

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

3

30/07/22

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

QPR

QPR

1

0

26/02/22

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

QPR

QPR

1

0

19/10/21

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

0

Last Five - Blackburn

24/02/24

England Championship CHA

Norwich

Norwich

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

1

D

20/02/24

England Championship CHA

Cardiff

Cardiff

Blackburn

Blackburn

0

0

D

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Preston

Preston

Blackburn

Blackburn

2

2

D

13/02/24

England Championship CHA

Birmingham

Birmingham

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

0

L

10/02/24

England Championship CHA

Stoke

Stoke

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

3

W

Last Five - QPR

24/02/24

England Championship CHA

Rotherham

Rotherham

QPR

QPR

1

2

W

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Bristol City

Bristol City

QPR

QPR

0

1

W

14/02/24

England Championship CHA

Stoke

Stoke

QPR

QPR

1

0

L

10/02/24

England Championship CHA

Norwich

Norwich

QPR

QPR

2

2

D

03/02/24

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

QPR

QPR

1

2

W

Win probability

  • HOME: 1/1 (2.00) – 50%
  • DRAW: 5/2 (3.50) – 28.6%
  • AWAY: 13/5 (3.60) – 27.8%

With home advantage considered key, Blackburn have been equipped with the favourites tag ahead of the weekend, with the bookies have given them a 50% probability of success. The expected winners are also priced at 7/10 (1.70) to open the scoring against opponents from London on Saturday. That outcome has an implied probability of 58.8%. If you are on the hunt for more Blackburn vs QPR betting tips, keep on reading.

Blackburn vs QPR prediction – Other tips

Blackburn 2-1 QPR: Correct score (7/1)

  • QPR conceded two goals in two of their last three away games in the Championship.
  • Blackburn notched at least twice in three of their last four fixtures at Ewood Park.

Sammie Szmodics (7/5)

  • Sammie Szmodics scored twice against Wrexham in the FA Cup in his last appearance for Blackburn.
  • The 28-year-old is Blackburn’s leading marksman in the Championship this season with 16 goals.

Blackburn vs QPR prediction

Blackburn vs QPR Team News

Blackburn

Harry Pickering, Hayden Carter and Ryan Hedges are all out injured for Blackburn at present. Adam Wharton signed for Crystal Palace this week for £22m and has played his last game for the club.

Predicted Lineup for Blackburn: Pears – Carter, Hyam, Rankin-Costello – Brittain, Garrett, Tronstad, Moran, Chrisene – Gallagher, Szmodics

QPR

QPR have few injury issues to contend with ahead of the weekend, though Rayan Kolli remains sidelined with a leg problem. Rangers collected four points from their last two league assignments against Millwall and Huddersfield Town.

Predicted Lineup for QPR: Begovic – Cannon, Cook, Clarke-Salter, Paal – Colback, Field, Willock, Dykes, Chair – Armstrong

Confirmed lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.

Blackburn

Blackburn
4-3-3
6
Sondre Trondstad
no
24
Andrew Moran
ie
11
Joe Rankin-Costello
gb
45
Benjamin Chrisene
gb
16
Scott Wharton
gb
1
Aynsley Pears
gb
7
Arnor Sigurdsson
is
5
Dominic Hyam
gb
9
Sam Gallagher
gb
8
Sammie Szmodics
ie
10
Tyrhys Dolan
gb
Substitutes
18
Dilan Markanday
gb
44
Yasin Abbas Ayari
se
14
Billy Koumetio
fr
33
Semir Telalovic
de
12
Leopold Wahlstedt
se
30
Jake Garrett
gb
4
Connor O'Riordan
ie
23
John Fleck
gb
55
Kyle McFadzean
gb

QPR

QPR
4-2-3-1
1
Asmir Begovic
ba
22
Kenneth Paal
sr
5
Steve Cook
gb
30
Sinclair Armstrong
ie
4
Jack Colback
gb
19
Elijah Dixon-Bonner
gb
20
Reggie Cannon
us
7
Chris Willock
gb
6
Jake Clarke-Salter
gb
9
Lyndon Dykes
gb
10
Ilias Chair
ma
Substitutes
29
Aaron Drewe
gb
12
Michael Frey
ch
13
Jordan Archer
gb
14
Isaac Hayden
gb
16
Joe Hodge
ie
21
Ziyad Larkeche
fr
15
Morgan Fox
gb
11
Paul Smyth
gb
3
Jimmy Dunne
ie

Make sure to check out our football betting tips page for more expert predictions and picks.

Player to Watch – Andrew Moran

Promising Republic of Ireland youngster Andrew Moran is enjoying an excellent campaign on loan with Blackburn from Brighton. The 20-year-old has chipped in with seven goal contributions, six of which were assists, and his eye for a killer pass could turn the tide in Rovers’ favour again this weekend.


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