Preston North End vs Huddersfield Match Analysis & Prediction
26/12/2022 6:00 pm
Huddersfield will fancy their chances to escape the bottom of the table this Monday when they travel to Deepdale for a clash against Preston North End in the 24th game week of the EFL Championship. Kickoffs on December 26 at 18:00 EAT.
Preston North End will seek to make amends following 0-1 Championship defeat to Queens Park Rangers in their previous match. In that game, Preston North End managed 52% possession and 10 shots with two of them on target. Queens Park Rangers got 17 shots with six of them on target and a goal by Jimmy Dunne (58′). Coming into this game, Preston is seventh in the table with 34 points and won in four of their last six fixtures.
Huddersfield will be hoping to turn things around here following 0-2 Championship defeat to Watford in their most recent encounter. In that game, Huddersfield Town managed 57% possession and 15 attempts with two of them on target. Watford got 12 shots with six of them on target and goals by João Pedro (54′, 86′). Coming into this game, Huddersfield sits at the bottom-most spot in the table with 19 points and one win in their last six matches.
Preston North End vs. Huddersfield Head to head
Preston North End holds a slight upper hand in the head to head history of this match having won nine times from the 17 encounters since 2000; Huddersfield won four times while the other four matches ended in draws.
When playing at home, Preston has not lost to Huddersfield in their last eight encounters.
Preston North End Team News
Gaffer Ryan Lowe will be unable to call upon Robert Brady, Emil Riis Jakobsen, and Troy Parrott are sidelined with injuries, but there are no suspended players in the home team.
Preston North End 's Last 5 Matches
Huddersfield Team News
There are no fresh injury concerns for Mark Fotheringham’s side, but Faustino Anjorin, Oliver Turton, Yuta Nakayama, Patrick Jones, and Matty Pearson remain on the sidelines as they recover from injuries.
Huddersfield's Last 5 Matches
Preston North End vs. Huddersfield: Odds and Predictions
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