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Huddersfield vs. Luton Town 4/11/2022 EFL Championship Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Huddersfield encounters Luton Town on 4/11/2022 at 01:45 PM.

Huddersfield takes on Luton Town in a EFL Championship match. Huddersfield with a record of 18-12-10 this season comes into this game with a 8-7-6 record on the road. Luton Town is 18-11-11 this season and is 10-6-4 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Huddersfield and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Luton Town won and now turns their attention to Huddersfield at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Luton Town and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, Luton Town came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Their home crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic is hungry for a win.

The Huddersfield Roster

The Players to Watch for the Huddersfield

Sorba Thomas MF



As a scorer, Sorba Thomas had 37 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sorba Thomas 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.

Sorba Thomas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sorba Thomas has 0 Red Cards this season.

Lee Nicholls MF



Lee Nicholls has 38 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Lee Nicholls has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Lee Nicholls has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lee Nicholls has 0 Red Cards this season.

Lewis O’Brien MF



As a scorer, Lewis O’Brien had 37 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Huddersfield teammates, Lewis O’Brien 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.

Lewis O’Brien has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lewis O’Brien has 0 Red Cards this season.

Matty Pearson DF,MF



As a scorer, Matty Pearson had 34 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Huddersfield teammates, Matty Pearson 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.

Matty Pearson has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Matty Pearson has 0 Red Cards this season.

Tom Lees MF



As a scorer, Tom Lees had 32 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Tom Lees 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.

Tom Lees has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tom Lees has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Luton Town Roster

The Players to Watch for the Luton Town

James Bree MF,DF



James Bree has 38 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. James Bree has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

James Bree has 0 Yellow Cards this season. James Bree has 0 Red Cards this season.

Kal Naismith DF



As a scorer, Kal Naismith had 35 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Luton Town teammates, Kal Naismith had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kal Naismith has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kal Naismith has 0 Red Cards this season.

Elijah Adebayo FW



As a scorer, Elijah Adebayo 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 Luton Town teammates, Elijah Adebayo had 15 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Elijah Adebayo has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Elijah Adebayo has 4 Red Cards this season.

Amari’i Bell MF,DF



As a scorer, Amari’i Bell 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 Luton Town teammates, Amari’i Bell had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Amari’i Bell has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Amari’i Bell has 0 Red Cards this season.

Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu MF,DF



Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu has 0 Red Cards this season.

Huddersfield Team Stats

The Huddersfield Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Huddersfield was able to score 1.22 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Huddersfield scored those goals off assists 63.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.77 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Huddersfield was able to score on 0.30 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Huddersfield attempted 4.02 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Huddersfield attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 35.6% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.







Huddersfield Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Huddersfield was able to hold opponents to 1.0 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Huddersfield goalkeepers fended off 4.28 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 76.6% of shots on target were saved by Huddersfield goalkeepers. 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, 40.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Huddersfield. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Huddersfield Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Huddersfield had 16.75 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Huddersfield in the top 52 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Huddersfield has successfully intercepted 8.22 passes per 90 minutes of action. Huddersfield is in the top 96 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Huddersfield commits 9.07 fouls. Huddersfield is in the top 1 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Huddersfield drew 9.88 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Huddersfield in the top 93 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Huddersfield committed an offside 1.58 times. This puts Huddersfield in the top 27 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Luton Town Team Stats

The Luton Town Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Luton Town was able to score 1.30 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Luton Town was able to score 1.07 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Luton Town converted on 0.37 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Luton Town attempted 3.52 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Luton Town attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Luton Town Defensive Stats and Metrics

Luton Town gave up 1.02 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.22 shots were saved by Luton Town goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Luton Town truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 67.4% of shots on target were saved by Luton Town goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Luton Town goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 40.0% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Luton Town Utility Stats

Luton Town tried 17.15 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Luton Town in the top 48 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Luton Town had 11.2 interceptions. Luton Town is in the top 41 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Luton Town commits 12.0 fouls. Luton Town is in the top 25 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Luton Town drew 10.4 fouls. This puts Luton Town in the top 87 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Luton Town had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.72 times per 90 minutes of action. Luton Town is in the top 98 percentile in offside calls against them.

Huddersfield vs. Luton Town Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Huddersfield 1 Luton Town 2

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