Preston v QPR prediction, odds and betting tips 01/12/2023

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Preston - QPR

England Championship - Deepdale

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change

Preston and QPR go head-to-head for three points at Deepdale in the Championship on Friday, December 1st. Playoff Preston are favourites to pick up three points when they host struggling QPR this week. Read our Championship predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Today's Predictions for Preston vs QPR

Poor travellers QPR head to Preston to take on North End in the Championship on Friday evening. Read our top Preston vs QPR predictions for this week’s fixture below.

Preston to Win

  • Preston won five of their first nine home games of the new Championship campaign.
  • QPR have lost four and drawn one of their last five away assignments in the second tier.
  • Preston beat QPR (2-0) when the teams last met in April.
  • Preston have lost only two of their nine home fixtures in the Championship this term.

Both Teams to Score

  • Eight of Preston’s nine home games this season have featured goals from both teams.
  • Three of QPR’s last five tests in the Championship produced goals at both ends.
  • QPR failed to keep a clean sheet in any of their last five away matches.
  • Preston have yet to keep a clean sheet on home soil in the league this season.

Top Betting Odds and Stats for Preston vs QPR

Check out our series of key stats for Friday’s fixture below along with a tool to help you choose the best Preston vs QPR odds. Check out more of our football betting tips today by clicking the link.

Head to Head

07/04/23

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Preston

Preston

0

2

17/12/22

England Championship CHA

Preston

Preston

QPR

QPR

0

1

09/04/22

England Championship CHA

Preston

Preston

QPR

QPR

2

1

02/10/21

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Preston

Preston

3

2

24/02/21

England Championship CHA

Preston

Preston

QPR

QPR

0

0

Last Five - Preston

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

Preston

Preston

2

2

D

14/02/24

England Championship CHA

Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Preston

Preston

1

2

W

10/02/24

England Championship CHA

Cardiff

Cardiff

Preston

Preston

0

2

W

03/02/24

England Championship CHA

Ipswich

Ipswich

Preston

Preston

2

3

W

27/01/24

England Championship CHA

Millwall

Millwall

Preston

Preston

1

1

D

Last Five - QPR

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

28/01/24

England Championship CHA

Huddersfield

Huddersfield

QPR

QPR

1

1

D

Let's take a closer look at the latest markets, odds and probability figures ahead of Friday’s match featuring Preston – QPR below.

Preston odds: 20/23 (1.87) – 53.5%

Draw odds: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%

QPR odds: 23/10 (3.30) – 30.3%

Preston have been pencilled in as the expected winners this week with North End handed a 53.5% implied probability of success by the bookies. With excitement a real possibility on Friday, over 2.5 goals could be worth pursuing at 1/1 (2.00 – 50%) this week, while a 2-1 win in Preston’s favour at 7/1 (8.00) in the correct score is among the more attractive options in that realm and the probability of that outcome is currently sitting at 12.5%.

Preston vs QPR Team News & Injuries

Read all of the latest injury updates, Preston vs QPR lineups and team news for Friday’s showdown below.

Preston

Greg Cunningham, Allistair McCann and Emil Riss Jakobsen are all out injured for Preston. North End were hammered 4-0 by Middlesbrough last time out and they will be keen to bounce back following their midweek mauling.

Predicted Lineup for Preston: Woodman – Storey, Lindsay, Hughes – Potts, Whiteman, Ledson, Best – Keane Frokjaer-Jensen, Osmajic

QPR

QPR have close to a clean bill of health at present though defender Morgan Fox is injured and will miss Friday's game. QPR scored a flurry of goals late on to beat Stoke City 4-2 in their last match on Tuesday.

Predicted Lineup for QPR: Begovic – Kakay, Cook, Dunne, Paal – Colback, Field, Dixon-Bonner – Smyth, Chair, Dykes

Player to Watch – Alan Browne

Fan favourite Alan Browne has been one of Preston’s most consistent players this season and the versatile Irish international could have a big part to play again on Friday. The 28-year-old has bagged two goals and two assists in the Championship so far this term.

Starting Lineups

Official lineups are usually released approximately one hour before kick-off.

Preston

Preston
3-4-2-1
1
Freddie Woodman
gb
6
Liam Lindsay
gb
8
Alan Browne
ie
10
Mads Frokjaer-Jensen
dk
25
Duane Holmes
us
7
Will Keane
ie
16
Andrew Hughes
gb
4
Ben Whiteman
gb
14
Jordan Storey
gb
22
Calvin William Ramsay
gb
9
Ched Evans
gb
Substitutes
18
Ryan Ledson
gb
13
Ali McCann
gb
20
Ben Woodburn
gb
23
Liam Millar
ca
33
Kian Best
gb
11
Robbie Brady
ie
3
Gregory Cunningham
ie
21
David Cornell
gb
17
Layton Stewart
gb

QPR

QPR
4-3-3
20
Reggie Cannon
us
8
Sam Field
gb
9
Lyndon Dykes
gb
17
Andre Dozzell
gb
7
Chris Willock
gb
11
Paul Smyth
gb
3
Jimmy Dunne
ie
1
Asmir Begovic
ba
6
Jake Clarke-Salter
gb
4
Jack Colback
gb
22
Kenneth Paal
sr
Substitutes
5
Steve Cook
gb
29
Aaron Drewe
gb
2
Osman Kakay
sl
23
Charlie Kelman
us
21
Ziyad Larkeche
fr
13
Jordan Archer
gb
24
Stephen Duke-McKenna
gy
19
Elijah Dixon-Bonner
gb
10
Ilias Chair
ma

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