Birmingham vs Stoke City Prediction, Preview, And Betting Tips | December 26, 2023

Birmingham Vs Stoke City Prediction, Preview, And Betting Tips | December 26, 2023

Are you looking for today’s football match Birmingham vs Stoke City Prediction? Today’s match is between Birmingham and Stoke City. Both teams will face each other at the Champions League Round 24 Today Match on December 26, 2023, at St. Andrew’s Stadium (Birmingham).

Birmingham vs Stoke City prediction

Buckle up, football fans, for a tense Boxing Day showdown between Birmingham City and Stoke City! Both teams are at the top of the championship table, desperate to get points to avoid the relegation zone. Predicting the outcome is no walk in the park, but here’s my take on what could happen:

Birmingham City: The Blues have shown flashes of attacking prowess of late, with their 3-3 draw against Plymouth and a narrow 3-2 loss to Leicester City. They will be eager to take advantage of home advantage and the passionate St. Andrew’s crowd behind them.
Stoke City: The Potters, under new manager Alex Neil, have strengthened defensively in recent games, drawing their last three. However, their attack failed and they failed to score in those draws. Neil will be hoping to unlock their attacking potential and claim a crucial away win.

It’s a clash of contrasting styles: Birmingham’s attacking talent versus Stoke’s defensive solidity. I predict a close match, with both teams cautious of not conceding the first. Birmingham’s home advantage and slight momentum could give them the upper hand, but I wouldn’t rule out a determined Stoke getting a draw.

My prediction: Birmingham City 1-1 Stoke City

Birmingham vs Stoke City odds & betting tips

The Boxing Day battle between Birmingham City and Stoke City is heating up – and so are the betting odds! Both teams are hungry for points, aiming to climb the championship table and stay away from the relegation zone. Here you will find the latest news on the odds and some interesting betting tips:

Game results:

  • Birmingham win: Slightly favored by bookmakers, with odds around 8/5 (implied odds 1.60). Home advantage and recent decent form give them a slight advantage.
  • Draw: A cautious guess, rated at 12/5 (3.40) due to both teams’ inconsistencies and recent draws.
  • Stoke City win: Underdogs but not out of the race, offered at 7/4 (2.75) for a potentially rewarding upset. Their away form has improved of late.

Other interesting selections:

  • Both Teams to Score (BTTS) – a tempting option with a 67% probability given both teams’ weak defenses and attacking bursts. The odds are around 4/5 (1.80).
  • Under 2.5 goals: conservative game, considering the recent games with few goals for both teams. 67% probability with probabilities close to 8/13 (1.62).
  • First goal between minutes 61 and 70: A long shot, but it could pay off if the game remains tied from the beginning. Odds of 19/1 (19:00) for a bit of excitement.


These are just betting tips and anything can happen on the field.
Do your research, analyze team form, injuries and weather conditions.
Bet responsibly and within your limits.

Birmingham vs. Stoke City Match Facts

  • League: Champions League Round 24
  • MATCH: Birmingham vs. Stoke City
  • DATE: 26 December 2023
  • VENUE: St. Andrew’s Stadium (Birmingham)
  • TIME: 09:15 (UK)

Possible starting lineups For Both Teams

Birmingham City possible starting lineup:
Ruddy; Aiwu, Sanderson, Roberts, Longelo; Sunjic, James, Bacuna; Miyoshi, Dembele, Stansfield

Stoke City possible starting lineup:
Bonham; Hoever, McNally, Rose, Gooch; Burger, Laurent, Bae; Tchamadeu, Vidigal, Mmaee

Birmingham vs. Stoke City Preview

On Tuesday 26 December 2023, Birmingham host Stoke City in an EFL Championship match. Both teams are struggling in the standings, with Birmingham in 18th place and Stoke in 20th. The match is expected to be a close match, with both teams having inconsistent performances and defensive vulnerabilities.

Birmingham’s recent form includes a 3-3 draw at Plymouth Argyle and a 3-2 defeat at home to Leicester City. By contrast, Stoke City have drawn in their last three league games. Birmingham have scored 29 goals and conceded 35, while Stoke have scored 21 times and let in 30. The home team in this match is winless in their last four meetings against Stoke.

Stoke City are predicted to make some changes to their attacking ranks, with Junior Tchamadeu and Joon-Ho Bae pushing to start after impressive cameos off the bench.
Birmingham’s possible starting lineup includes Ruddy, Aiwu, Sanderson, Roberts, Longelo, Sunjic, James, Bacuna, Miyoshi, Dembélé and Stansfield.

Some key points for this match are:

  • Birmingham have not beaten Stoke at home in all competitions in their last four meetings, losing two and drawing the last two.
  • Birmingham have not beaten Stoke at home in the league since a Division 2 clash in October 1988, winning 1-0.
  • The home team in the Birmingham-Stoke match has not won in the last four games

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When does Birmingham vs Stoke City kick off?

26 December 2023 at 09:15 (UK)

Where is Birmingham vs. Stoke City being played?

St. Andrew’s Stadium (Birmingham)

Where can I get tickets for Birmingham vs. Stoke City?

Tickets are available on the Home Side Club website.

What time does the Birmingham vs. Stoke City match start?

09:15 (UK)

Which team will hit more goals in the Birmingham vs. Stoke City match?

Stoke City will post more Goals in this match.

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