EFL Championship: Game week 39
Stadium: MKM Stadium
1st April 2023
As the EFL Championship heats up, all eyes turn to the MKM Stadium this Saturday (April 1) as Hull City plays host to Rotherham United in what promises to be a highly competitive clash. With Hull City enduring a three-game winless streak and Rotherham United struggling to find form, both sides are eagerly seeking to secure a vital victory and gain some much-needed momentum. With all to play for, this match-up is sure to deliver an exhilarating display of football that fans won't want to miss.Receive Your Welcome Bonus!
Hull City’s Form
Hull City, who were promoted from League 1 last year, are currently sitting in 15th place in the league with 47 points from 38 games. Their recent form includes two 1-1 draws with Coventry City and Reading, as well as a 3-1 home loss to Burnley. Despite only managing 12 wins this season, they are comfortably 11 points ahead of the relegation zone and are expected to remain in the Championship for another year.
Hull City’s possible starting lineup
O. Estupiñán, A. Traoré, A. Sayyadmanesh, R. Slater, J. Seri, M. Ebiowei, J. Greaves, S. McLoughlin, A. Jones, L. Coyle and K. Darlow
Rotherham United’s Form
Rotherham currently finds themselves in a difficult situation, trailing five places behind Hull and holding onto their position just by a point above the relegation zone. Despite their recent three-game unbeaten run, the Millers suffered defeats in their last two matches, with Birmingham City and Preston North End beating them 2-0 and 2-1, respectively.
Rotherham United’s predicted lineup
V. Johansson, L. Peltier, B. Wright, C. Humphreys, T. Blackett, H. Odoffin, C. Coventry, T. Fosu, C. Ogbene, J. Hugill and S. Ferguson
Hull City vs Rotherham United expert tips
Hull City and Rotherham United have struggled in the Championship this season, facing challenges in their campaigns, which can be attributed in part to their limited attacking prowess, resulting in an average of slightly over one goal per game. As a result of their recent form, it is possible that the match will end in a low-scoring draw. However, we anticipate that Hull City will emerge victorious against Rotherham United, and we also expect the game to feature more than 2.5 goals.