Sports Mole preview Friday’s Championship clash between Luton Town and Huddersfield Town, including predictions, team news and possible line-ups.
We say: Luton Town 1-1 Huddersfield Town
With both of these teams effectively considered underdogs to earn promotion, there will be a mix of tension and excitement before they face each other. Neither club will want to be knocked out in the reverse game, and we think that makes a low-scoring draw the more likely outcome on Friday night.
Our analysis of all available data, including recent performances and player stats, suggests that the most likely outcome of this match is a Town of Luton win with a probability of 46.27%. A draw has a probability of 27.1% and a win for Town of Huddersfield has a probability of 26.61%.
The most likely score for a Town of Luton winning is 1-0 with a probability of 12.93%. The next most likely scores for this outcome are 2-0 (9%) and 2-1 (8.85%). The most likely score is 1-1 (12.73%)while for a Town of Huddersfield winning is 0-1 (9.16%).
Who will win Friday’s Championship match between Luton and Huddersfield?