Birmingham vs Rotherham prediction, odds and betting tips 02/12/2023

Birmingham
02/12/23 - 15:00

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Rotherham

Birmingham - Rotherham

England Championship - St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium

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

Wayne Rooney is hanging by a thread already at Birmingham City and will be in desperate need of a win at St. Andrew's when Rotherham United come to town.

Our Birmingham vs Rotherham predictions and tips

If you aren't sure what is the best bet for this game, check our top Birmingham vs Rotherham and other Championship predictions here:

Birmingham to win

  • Despite the terrible form, Birmingham have 10 more points than Rotherham
  • Rotherham have won just two of their Championship games and sit in the relegation zone with 10 losses from 18 games
  • Rotherham are also on a six-game losing run, even becoming the only team to lose to last-placed Sheffield Wednesday in this period

Under 2.5 total goals

  • The dreadful form of these two since the start of November points towards a low-scoring affair
  • Rotherham have only scored 17 goals this season with only four of those coming on the road

Latest stats and odds for Birmingham vs Rotherham prediction

These are the latest Birmingham vs Rotherham odds according to the bookmakers:

Head to Head

11/03/23

England Championship CHA

Birmingham

Birmingham

Rotherham

Rotherham

2

0

27/08/22

England Championship CHA

Rotherham

Rotherham

Birmingham

Birmingham

2

0

18/04/21

England Championship CHA

Rotherham

Rotherham

Birmingham

Birmingham

0

1

26/09/20

England Championship CHA

Birmingham

Birmingham

Rotherham

Rotherham

1

1

22/04/19

England Championship CHA

Rotherham

Rotherham

Birmingham

Birmingham

1

3

Last Five - Birmingham

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Sunderland

Sunderland

Birmingham

Birmingham

1

2

W

13/02/24

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

Birmingham

Birmingham

0

1

W

09/02/24

England Championship CHA

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

Birmingham

Birmingham

2

0

L

03/02/24

England Championship CHA

West Brom

West Brom

Birmingham

Birmingham

1

0

L

27/01/24

England FA Cup FA Cup

Leicester

Leicester

Birmingham

Birmingham

3

0

L

Last Five - Rotherham

20/02/24

England Championship CHA

Ipswich

Ipswich

Rotherham

Rotherham

4

3

L

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Watford

Watford

Rotherham

Rotherham

1

0

L

13/02/24

England Championship CHA

Hull

Hull

Rotherham

Rotherham

2

1

L

10/02/24

England Championship CHA

Leeds

Leeds

Rotherham

Rotherham

3

0

L

03/02/24

England Championship CHA

Southampton

Southampton

Rotherham

Rotherham

2

0

L

Here we can now take a closer look at some of the best odds and markets for this duel:

Birmingham odds: 3/5 (1.60) – 62.5% probability

Draw odds: 3/1 (4.00) – 25.00% probability

Rotherham odds: 9/2 (5.50) – 18.00% probability

Two of the most out-of-form Championship sides will clash this Saturday where Wayne Rooney sees his life at Birmingham hanging in the balance already. In fact, after seven games, the ex-England captain now sits with a win percentage of just 14.3% after securing one loss, one draw and five defeats since taking over in October.

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Birmingham vs Rotherham preview: Recent form, news, and possible lineups

If you want to learn more about the state of things for both teams, you can do it here, along with our predicted Birmingham vs Rotherham lineups:

Birmingham

The Blues have consequently dropped down into 16th after being within touching distance of a playoffs spot after the first 11 games, although they have won more recently than Rotherham after beating Sheffield Wednesday at home. Alfie Chang, Tyler Roberts and Keshi Anderson have injuries here.

Birmingham predicted lineup:

Ruddy (GK), Buchanan, Sanderson, Laird, Drameh, Bielik, James, Dembele, Jutkiewicz, Bacuna, Hogan

Rotherham

As for Rotherham, their only wins this season have been over Coventry City and Norwich City and there is already a gap of seven points on the safe spots of the Championship. Sam Clucas, Shane Ferguson, Grant Hall, Cameron Humphreys and Andre Green are out injured for the Millers.

Rotherham predicted lineup:

Johansson (GK), Bramall, Hall, Morrison, Lembikisa, Revan, Odoffin, Tiehi, Rathbone, Hugill, Nombe

Starting lineups

Birmingham

Birmingham
4-2-3-1
21
John Ruddy
gb
6
Krystian Bielik
pl
45
Oliver Burke
gb
7
Juninho Bacuna
cw
17
Siriki Dembele
gb
2
Ethan Laird
gb
44
Emanuel Aiwu
at
3
Lee Buchanan
gb
5
Dion Sanderson
gb
28
Jay Stansfield
gb
11
Koji Miyoshi
jp
Substitutes
49
Romelle Donovan
gb
12
Cody Drameh
gb
19
Jordan James
gb
4
Marc Roberts
gb
10
Lukas Jutkiewicz
gb
9
Scott Hogan
ie
20
Gary Gardner
gb
34
Ivan Sunjic
hr
1
Neil Etheridge
ph

Rotherham

Rotherham
3-4-1-2
30
Arvin Appiah
gb
27
Christ Tiehi
ci
4
Daniel Ayala
es
16
Jamie Lindsay
gb
29
Sam Nombe
gb
1
Viktor Johansson
se
3
Cohen Bramall
gb
18
Oliver Rathbone
gb
22
Hakeem Odofin
gb
21
Lee Peltier
gb
28
Sebastian Revan
gb
Substitutes
2
Dexter Lembikisa
jm
23
Sean Morrison
gb
35
Ciaran McGuckin
gb
9
Tom Eaves
gb
20
Grant Hall
gb
10
Jordan Hugill
gb
26
Dillon Phillips
gb
12
Georgie Kelly
ie

*Starting lineups are usually announced one hour prior to kick off.

Player to Watch: Siriki Dembélé

Siriki Dembélé sits as the top scorer across these two teams and comes into this game after a brace in the recent loss to Blackburn Rovers.

The Birmingham forward has netted five times now in the Championship and has a goals per 90 of 0.52 and had only 17 shots across the season, putting him with a commendable 29% goal conversion rate.

Birmingham vs Rotherham prediction


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