West Brom vs Stoke prediction, odds and betting tips – 17/12/23

West Brom
17/12/23 - 12:00

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West Brom - Stoke

England Championship - The Hawthorns

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

West Bromwich Albion will be hoping to cling onto fifth ahead of this Championship weekend, as one of the league's most out-of-form sides heads to the Hawthorns with Stoke City down in 19th and without a win since the end of October.

West Brom vs Stoke prediction – Betting tips & odds

Hot Tip – West Brom to win

  • Stoke have not won a game in the past six matches and head into this one hovering above the relegation zone with just 20 goals scored from 21 games
  • West Brom are into fifth and sitting with 10 wins and 33 goals scored and look as good as they have in the Championship for a long time

We have also decided to back West Brom because of how they are sitting with 13 more points and four more wins in the Championship. The Baggies have also scored 33 times, meaning only Norwich City m Leeds United, Ipswich Town and Leicester City have scored more 

Latest West Brom vs Stoke odds

Head to Head

08/08/23

England EFL Cup EFL Cup

Stoke

Stoke

West Brom

West Brom

2

1

15/04/23

England Championship CHA

Stoke

Stoke

West Brom

West Brom

1

2

12/11/22

England Championship CHA

West Brom

West Brom

Stoke

Stoke

2

0

09/04/22

England Championship CHA

West Brom

West Brom

Stoke

Stoke

1

3

01/10/21

England Championship CHA

Stoke

Stoke

West Brom

West Brom

1

0

Last Five - West Brom

01/03/24

England Championship CHA

Coventry

Coventry

West Brom

West Brom

1

2

W

24/02/24

England Championship CHA

Hull

Hull

West Brom

West Brom

1

1

D

20/02/24

England Championship CHA

gb

Plymouth

West Brom

West Brom

0

3

W

16/02/24

England Championship CHA

Southampton

Southampton

West Brom

West Brom

2

0

L

13/02/24

England Championship CHA

Cardiff

Cardiff

West Brom

West Brom

0

2

W

Last Five - Stoke

24/02/24

England Championship CHA

Cardiff

Cardiff

Stoke

Stoke

2

1

L

17/02/24

England Championship CHA

Coventry

Coventry

Stoke

Stoke

1

0

L

14/02/24

England Championship CHA

QPR

QPR

Stoke

Stoke

0

1

W

10/02/24

England Championship CHA

Blackburn

Blackburn

Stoke

Stoke

3

1

L

03/02/24

England Championship CHA

Leicester

Leicester

Stoke

Stoke

5

0

L

Win probability

  • HOME: 8/11 (1.73) – 57.9%
  • DRAW: 13/5 (2.6) – 27.8%
  • AWAY: 119/5 (4.8) – 20.8%

For more football betting tips on this game, check out the over 2.5 goals alongside our West Brom vs Stoke betting tips.

West Brom have managed to see over 2.5 goals come in four times since witnessing Stoke last win a game at the end of August, while they have even managed to become just the second team this Championship season to beat the in-form Ipswich Town as well.

The Baggies have bagged 33 goals so far and let in 21, while they have scored at least once in the past nine outings. Stoke, however, come into this game with 29 goals let in, meaning they have the fourth-worst defensive record in the league for those sitting outside of the relegation zone.

West Brom vs Stoke prediction – Other tips

Correct Score: 2-0

  • West Brom have secured three of their 10 victories by a 2-0 scoreline this season, including a 2-0 win over second-placed Ipswich
  • The Midlands outfit have also kept nine clean sheets this season, which is the best in the Championship

Brandon Thomas-Asante to Score Anytime

  • Thomas-Asante is West Brom's top scorer this season with six goals scored
  • The striker is averaging a goals per 90 record of 0.37 and had 28 shots as well

West Brom vs Stoke prediction

West Brom vs Stoke Lineups

West Brom

Josh Maja has been missing for a while for West Brom and continues to be out with an ankle injury. Matty Phillips is out for most of the season it seems, while Daryl Dike is also out of action here. Jed Wallace is also still sidelined too.

Predicted Lineup:Palmer (GK), Townsend, Kipre, Bartley, Furlong, Mowatt, Yokuslu, Sarmiento, Molumby, Diangana, Thomas-Asante

Stoke

Sead Hakšabanović is nearing a return but won't come back into action until after Christmas. Tyrese Campbell is also out of action with a knock but could return next weekend.

Predicted Lineup: Bonham (GK), Hoever, McNally, Rose, Gooch, Pearson, Burger, Tchamadeu, Laurent, Johnson, Mmaee

West Brom

West Brom
4-2-3-1
21
Brandon Thomas-Asante
gb
17
Jeremy Sarmiento
ec
7
Jed Wallace
gb
3
Conor Townsend
gb
2
Darnell Furlong
gb
24
Alex Palmer
gb
4
Cedric Kipre
fr
35
Okay Yokuslu
tr
11
Grady Diangana
cd
5
Kyle Bartley
gb
27
Alex Mowatt
gb
Substitutes
26
Pipa
es
8
Jayson Molumby
ie
6
Semi Ajayi
ng
31
Tom Fellows
gb
14
Nathaniel Chalobah
gb
36
Caleb Taylor
gb
20
Adam Reach
gb
33
Josh Griffiths
gb
15
Erik Pieters
nl

Stoke

Stoke
4-2-3-1
6
Wouter Burger
nl
17
Ki-Jana Hoever
nl
23
Luke McNally
ie
22
Bae Joon-ho
kr
12
Daniel Johnson
jm
13
Jack Bonham
ie
5
Michael Rose
gb
15
Jordan Thompson
gb
28
Josh Laurent
gb
2
Lynden Gooch
us
19
Ryan Mmaee
ma
Substitutes
26
Ciaran Clark
ie
35
Nathan Lowe
gb
7
Andre Vidigal
pt
24
Junior Tchamadeu
cm
21
Nikola Jojic
rs
8
Lewis Baker
gb
18
Wesley
br
27
Mehdi Leris
dz
45
Tommy Simkin
gb

*Lineups are usually announced 1hr before kick-off

Player to Watch: Brandon Thomas-Asante

Brandon Thomas-Asante has managed to put together six goals so far this season and is the top scorer for West Brom. The Baggies striker has also has two assists this season, meaning only two players have more for the club. Thomas-Asante has also registered 28 shots across the 21 Championship games with a shot accuracy percentage of 64%.

He also bagged last weekend in the loss to Sunderland.

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Grant is a British sports writer based in America and was previously content head for Footy Accumulators. He has been covering football, boxing and MMA since leaving university in 2019 with a degree in Multimedia Sports Journalism.