Bolton Wanderers and Burton Albion meet at Macron Stadium, in a match for the 22nd round of the Championship. There is only one record of 1 direct match in the last 3 years between these two teams, on 08-11-2015, which ended with the victory of Burton Albion by (0-1). Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 21 st position of the league, with 16 points won, after 3 wins, 7 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Barnsley, by (3-1). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Nottingham Forest, by (3-2). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 1 win, 6 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 10 goals scored and 28 conceded; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses at their stadium, with 20 goals scored and 22 suffered. In the last 10 home league matches Bolton Wanderers has a record of 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses, so they have won 11 points out of 30 possible.
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 5 home matches. The team has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 8 of the last 10 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 21 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 12 times and never got the comeback.
The Bolton comes to this unmotivated match, after a foreign snub, by 3-2, in the visit to the Nottingham field. The home team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, privileging fast transitions, mainly through the flanks. In this tactical scheme the three most advanced players are Buckley, Madine and Ameobi. One of the weaknesses of the local team is the completion of the dangerous situations that it manages to create. Coach Phil Parkinson will be without midfielder Josh Vela, injured.
The away team is currently in the 24 th position of the league, with 14 points won, after 3 wins, 5 draws and 13 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Derby County, by (1-0). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Preston North End, by (1-2). This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 9 goals scored and 23 conceded; against 4 wins, 1 draw and 10 losses at their stadium, with 16 goals scored and 32 conceded. In the last 10 away league matches Burton Albion has a record of 1 win, 4 draws and 5 losses, so they have won 7 points out of 30 possible. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half-time was 0-0 (7 out of 11 matches). Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since in 8 of the last 10 they played there were less than 3 goals. This is a team that marks few times and was only the first to open the scoring in 3 of its last 21 games for the Championship, and never reached the break in advantage. In 21 matches in this competition, they only got 1 comeback in the 15 matches in which they suffered the first goal. In the last 10 home matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 7 of their 15 goals between minutes (46′-60 ‘).
The Burton enters this unmotivated day, after a domestic snub, by 1-2, at the reception to Preston. Like the rival of this day, the Burton usually acts in a 4-3-3, in which the three players in the most advanced zone are Miller, Dyer and Akins. The visiting club, when investing in the offensive process, usually does so through the right flank, taking advantage of the depth offered by the Brayford side. Coach Nigel Clough will not be able to count on Liam Boyce, because he is recovering from an injury.
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