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Bournemouth vs. West Brom 4/5/2022 EFL Championship Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Bournemouth meets West Brom on 4/5/2022 at 04:00 PM.

Bournemouth takes on West Brom in a EFL Championship match. Bournemouth with a record of 21-9-7 this season comes into this game with a 10-4-4 record on the road. West Brom is 14-12-12 this season and is 9-7-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Bournemouth and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. West Brom came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Bournemouth at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for West Brom and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their last match, West Brom played to a draw. While it is not a loss, West Brom is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Bournemouth.

The Bournemouth Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bournemouth

Mark Travers MF



As a scorer, Mark Travers had 36 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Mark Travers has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Mark Travers has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mark Travers has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jaidon Anthony FW,MF



Jaidon Anthony has 29 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jaidon Anthony has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jaidon Anthony has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jaidon Anthony has 0 Red Cards this season.

Philip Billing MF



Philip Billing has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bournemouth teammates, Philip Billing had 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Philip Billing has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Philip Billing has 0 Red Cards this season.

Lloyd Kelly FW



As a scorer, Lloyd Kelly had 31 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bournemouth teammates, Lloyd Kelly had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Lloyd Kelly has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lloyd Kelly has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ryan Christie FW,MF



As a scorer, Ryan Christie had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bournemouth teammates, Ryan Christie had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ryan Christie has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Christie has 0 Red Cards this season.

The West Brom Roster

The Players to Watch for the West Brom

Karlan Grant MF,FW



Karlan Grant has 32 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his West Brom teammates, Karlan Grant had 14 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Karlan Grant has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Karlan Grant has 4 Red Cards this season.

Kyle Bartley DF



Kyle Bartley has 33 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his West Brom teammates, Kyle Bartley had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kyle Bartley has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kyle Bartley has 0 Red Cards this season.

Darnell Furlong MF,DF



Darnell Furlong has 33 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his West Brom teammates, Darnell Furlong had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Darnell Furlong has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Darnell Furlong has 0 Red Cards this season.

Sam Johnstone DF



As a scorer, Sam Johnstone had 33 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his West Brom teammates, Sam Johnstone had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Sam Johnstone has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sam Johnstone has 0 Red Cards this season.

Alex Mowatt MF,DF



As a scorer, Alex Mowatt had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Alex Mowatt has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Alex Mowatt has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alex Mowatt has 0 Red Cards this season.

Bournemouth Team Stats

The Bournemouth Offensive Stats and Metrics

Bournemouth scored 1.59 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Bournemouth scored those goals off assists 73.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.16 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Bournemouth converted on 0.33 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Bournemouth attempted 4.86 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Bournemouth is able to get 38.9% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.







Bournemouth Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bournemouth gave up 0.81 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.59 shots were saved by Bournemouth goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Bournemouth truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Bournemouth goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 77.4% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 40.5% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Bournemouth. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Bournemouth Utility Stats

Bournemouth tried 15.08 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Bournemouth is in the top 85 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bournemouth had 9.81 interceptions. This puts Bournemouth in the top 65 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bournemouth commits 11.78 fouls. Bournemouth is in the top 50 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bournemouth drew 9.27 fouls. Bournemouth is in the top 92 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Bournemouth had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 0.92 times per 90 minutes of action. Bournemouth is in the top 2 percentile in offside calls against them.







West Brom Team Stats

The West Brom Offensive Stats and Metrics

West Brom scored 0.92 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, West Brom was able to score 0.74 goals off assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, West Brom was able to score on 0.21 of their shots on target. One of two things are happening here, this is a team that is extremely able to take shots on goal or they are just taking poor shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, West Brom attempts 4.29 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, West Brom is able to get 29.6% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

West Brom Defensive Stats and Metrics

West Brom gave up 0.92 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. West Brom goalkeepers fended off 2.47 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. West Brom truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 62.8% of shots on target were saved by West Brom goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. West Brom goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 39.5% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

West Brom Utility Stats

West Brom tried 24.42 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts West Brom in the top 5 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. West Brom has successfully intercepted 9.71 passes per 90 minutes of action. West Brom is in the top 74 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, West Brom commits 11.47 fouls. This puts West Brom in the top 47 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. West Brom drew 9.82 fouls per 90 minutes of action. West Brom is in the top 84 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. West Brom had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.39 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts West Brom in the top 16 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Bournemouth vs. West Brom Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Bournemouth 1 West Brom 2

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