Sunderland vs Preston North End Prediction & Betting Tips

Free Sunderland AFC vs Preston North End FC prediction. 17:00 Kick-Off, Saturday 1 October at Stadium of Light. Championship betting tips and football odds.

Sunderland

vs

Preston North End

Back Under 2.5 Goals at 1.57 for the match between Sunderland and Preston North End. The reason for our betting prediction is that we’re expecting a low-scoring affair including two goals or less.

Reasons for our Sunderland vs Preston North End prediction:

  • In 10 of the last 10 Preston North End matches, there have been Under 2.5 Goals this season
  • 9 of the last 10 Preston North End matches have resulted in BTTS No this season
  • Preston North End have kept 7 clean sheets in their past 10 matches this season
  • Preston North End failed to score in 7 of their last 10 matches this season

The 1.57 about Under 2.5 Goals are attractive for this Championship clash. This means we need no more than two goals between the two sides with our tip.

Many punters looking for an alternative might want to take a look at the Both Teams to Score No option which will pay out providing at least one team fails to score.

Last Matches

Sunderland drew 2-2 with Watford when they last played. This was a Championship match at Vicarage Road Stadium, with Ajibola Alese and Jewison Bennette scoring the goals for Sunderland. The team had five shots on target and three corners.

Preston most recently played a home Championship clash against Sheffield United which was a 2-0 loss at Deepdale.

Starting Lineups

Sunderland (confirmed lineup): Anthony Patterson, Lynden Gooch, Luke O'Nien, Danny Batth, Ajibola Alese, Patrick Roberts, Corry Evans, Daniel Neil, Jack Clarke, Elliot Embleton, Alex Pritchard.

Preston North End (confirmed lineup): Freddie Woodman, Jordan Storey, Liam Lindsay, Gregory Cunningham, Alan Browne, Ben Whiteman, Ryan Ledson, Alvaro Fernandez, Robert Brady, Ched Evans, Emil Riis Jakobsen.

Sunderland vs Preston North End Betting Tips

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Betting Odds

For this Championship match, the leading bookies’ betting odds mean Sunderland are the 2.30 favourite to win and that means a 43% chance of winning. Preston North End are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at 3.40.

For the Total Goals market, Under 2.5 Goals is the shortest price for this interesting match. If you think both teams will score, then BTTS Yes could appeal. Otherwise, you can back BTTS No as an alternative.

Should you want to back Sunderland to win this Championship match, then there is 1.57 available on the Draw No Bet market, with Preston chalked at 2.25.

Team Stats

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Preston North End FC logo Preston North End FC Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 11 wins, 3 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 1 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 6 wins, 6 defeats and 8 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 3 defeats and 4 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Sunderland AFC

Preston North End FC

Goals / match
1.6 0.4
Conceded / match
0.8 0.8
Total / match
2.4 1.2

Corners

Corners

Sunderland AFC

Preston North End FC

For / match
5.2 4.6
Against / match
4.6 6.8
Total / match
9.8 11.4

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

It’s good to know about any injuries and this is reflected in our Sunderland vs Preston North End team news, with this leading to predicted and confirmed lineups.

We’re on hand to provide you with full details of the latest Championship squads.

Starting Lineups

Sunderland Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Preston North End Confirmed Lineup 3-4-3

Sunderland Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

1 Anthony Patterson
11 Lynden Gooch 13 Luke O'Nien 6 Danny Batth 42 Ajibola Alese
10 Patrick Roberts 4 Corry Evans 24 Daniel Neil 20 Jack Clarke
8 Elliot Embleton 21 Alex Pritchard
1 Freddie Woodman
14 Jordan Storey 6 Liam Lindsay 3 Gregory Cunningham
8 Alan Browne 4 Ben Whiteman 18 Ryan Ledson 2 Alvaro Fernandez
11 Robert Brady 9 Ched Evans 19 Emil Riis Jakobsen

Preston North End Confirmed Lineup 3-4-3

Sunderland Substitutes

  • 7Leon Dajaku
  • 12Alex Bass
  • 16Amad Diallo
  • 17Abdoullah Ba
  • 19Jewison Bennette
  • 26Bailey Wright
  • 27Jay Matete

Preston North End Substitutes

  • 10Daniel Johnson
  • 13Alistair McCann
  • 15Troy Parrott
  • 20Benjamin Woodburn
  • 23Bambo Diaby
  • 25David Cornell
  • 44Brad Potts

Previous Sunderland Lineups

17 Sep Championship
Watford 2-2 Sunderland
14 Sep Championship
Reading 0-3 Sunderland
05 Sep Championship
Middlesbrough 1-0 Sunderland

Previous Preston North End Lineups

17 Sep Championship
Preston 0-2 Sheffield Utd
13 Sep Championship
Preston 1-1 Burnley
03 Sep Championship
Preston 0-1 Birmingham

You can find out the Sunderland vs Preston North End lineups including substitutes ahead of kick-off. Check out our predicted lineups before getting confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions

Sunderland Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Dennis Cirkin Hamstring
Ross Stewart Thigh injury
Daniel Ballard Broken foot

Preston North End Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Ben Woodburn Sprained ankle

We have injury news so you can get the list of player injuries, while suspensions are also flagged up which means a player is missing the next game.

Get the important stats for every player thanks to our team-by-team squad information.

England FlagChampionship Table

Championship 2022/2023

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Sheffield Utd 10 7 2 1 19:5 23
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 16:9 20
3 Reading 10 6 0 4 10:14 18
4 Burnley 10 4 5 1 17:10 17
5 Sunderland 10 4 3 3 16:11 15
6 QPR 10 4 3 3 14:11 15
7 Blackburn 10 5 0 5 11:13 15
8 Rotherham 9 3 5 1 12:6 14
9 Bristol City 10 4 2 4 19:16 14
10 Watford 10 3 5 2 11:11 14
11 Luton 10 3 4 3 11:10 13
12 Wigan Athletic 9 3 4 2 9:11 13
13 Millwall 10 4 1 5 11:14 13
14 Stoke City 10 3 3 4 11:11 12
15 Preston 10 2 6 2 3:4 12
16 Swansea City 10 3 3 4 10:12 12
17 Birmingham 10 3 3 4 8:10 12
18 Cardiff City 10 3 2 5 7:11 11
19 Blackpool 10 3 2 5 10:15 11
20 Hull City 10 3 2 5 11:21 11
21 West Brom 10 1 7 2 15:14 10
22 Middlesbrough 10 2 4 4 13:15 10
23 Huddersfield 9 2 1 6 9:13 7
24 Coventry 7 0 3 4 7:13 3
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Norwich 6 4 2 0 12:5 14
2 Sheffield Utd 4 4 0 0 11:1 12
3 Millwall 6 4 0 2 9:6 12
4 Reading 5 4 0 1 8:5 12
5 Rotherham 5 3 2 0 11:2 11
6 Watford 5 3 1 1 8:6 10
7 Bristol City 4 3 0 1 8:3 9
8 Burnley 5 2 3 0 9:6 9
9 Blackburn 5 3 0 2 7:5 9
10 Middlesbrough 6 2 3 1 8:7 9
11 Hull City 5 3 0 2 7:9 9
12 QPR 5 2 2 1 7:5 8
13 Cardiff City 4 2 1 1 3:2 7
14 Huddersfield 6 2 1 3 7:7 7
15 Swansea City 6 2 1 3 6:8 7
16 West Brom 5 1 3 1 9:7 6
17 Luton 6 1 3 2 6:6 6
18 Sunderland 4 1 2 1 6:4 5
19 Stoke City 4 1 2 1 5:4 5
20 Birmingham 5 1 2 2 4:5 5
21 Blackpool 4 1 1 2 4:5 4
22 Preston 6 0 4 2 1:4 4
23 Wigan Athletic 5 0 3 2 3:8 3
24 Coventry 1 0 0 1 0:1 0

An up-to-date table is available and we recommend you check out Championship standings to see which teams are challenging near the top and bottom.