Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brentford – Stats and Preview 18-9-21 Can Jimimez break his season duck against new boys?

Match: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brentford

Competition: Premier League

Date: 18/9/21

Kick-off time: 12.30pm

Channel:  BT Sport

Recent form

  • Last 5

  • Last 5

Head to head record

Last 5 matches – League only

02/01/18 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 – 0 Brentford

26/08/17 Brentford 0 – 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers

14/03/17 Brentford 1 – 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers

24/09/16 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 – 1 Brentford

23/02/16 Brentford 3 – 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Goal stats

  • Total match goals
Over 0.5 goals 82.5%
Over 1.5 goals 32.5%
Over 2.5 goals 0%
Over 3.5 goals 0%
BTTS - Yes 12.5%

Wolverhampton Wanderers team goals

Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 25%
Over 2.5 goals 0%

Brentford team goals

Over 0.5 goals 75%
Over 1.5 goals 50%
Over 2.5 goals 0%

Corner betting stats

Wolverhampton Wanderers corner stats

Average corners for: 5.50

Average corners against: 5.50

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 50%
Over 10.5 corners 50%
Over 11.5 corners 50%

Brentford corner stats

Average corners for: 2.50

Average corners against: 4.25

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 0%
Over 10.5 corners 0%
Over 11.5 corners 0%

Card betting stats

Wolverhampton Wanderers Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 2.25

Yellows against: 3.00

Top cards:

R Jiminez – 2

Marcal  – 2

M Kilman– 1

Brentford Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 1.75

Yellows against: 2.00

Top cards:

C Noorgard – 2

K Ajer – 1

I Toney – 1

Injuries

Wolverhampton Wanderers injuries & suspensions

Out: Jonny and P Neto

Doubtful: H Bueno

Suspended: None

Brentford injuries & suspensions

Out: J Da Silva and M Sorensen

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brentford Match Predictions & Trends

Low scoring sides meet at Molineux

The spotlight is on Wolverhampton Wanderers following a poor start to the Premier League season, as they play host to Brentford at Molineux Stadium on Saturday determined to carry on picking up valuable points following a victory last time out.

Brentford slumped to a first league defeat this season 1-0 against Brighton & Hove Albion at Brentford Community Stadium in their last league match, extending their winless streak to three, leaving the visitors in 10th place on five points through four matches.

Wolverhampton Wanderers sit in 13th place with three points after four matches. Wolves won their last Premier League match to claim a first league victory in 2021/2022 with a 2-0 triumph at Vicarage Road against Watford, ending a three-match losing streak. In the last meeting between the clubs in January 2018, it was Wolves who came out on top 3-0 in their Championship match.

Wolves have got the better of Brentford of late, unbeaten in their last four Premier League matches. Brentford are looking for their first league win in encounters between the two sides since February 2016. Wolves have outscored the Bees 8-2 during their unbeaten streak.

Hosts Wolves have lost each of their two previous Premier League contests at home this season. Wolves are in the midst of a three-match home losing streak dating to May 23 against Manchester United. Brentford played out a draw in both of their previous league contests on their travels this season. In four league matches this season, Wolves have one win and three losses. Brentford, meanwhile, have one win, two draws, and one loss.

Match Prediction

Match result: draw

Correct score: Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 v 1 Brentford

Corner prediction: 5-7 match corners

Card prediction: 3-5 cards

Key trends

Wolves have not scored at Molineux this season

Brentford have an away game rate of 50% for goals scored on their travels

All goals Wolves have conceded so far have come in either the first 15 mins or the last 15 mins

Referee data

Ref: D England

Average yellow cards: 6.00

Average red cards: 0.00

Average booking points: 60.00