Burton vs Wigan prediction, odds, and free betting tips (12/04/2022)

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink will be hoping to create a major upset in League One when his team takes on Wigan at the Pirelli Stadium in the midweek action.

Burton vs Wigan – Best Betting Tips, Odds, & Predictions

Burton Albion were able to prevent a string of defeats but they could only get a goalless draw at home against Plymouth during the weekend. Wigan continued their winning streak with a 3-1 success over Lincoln City. Callum Lang came up with a brace while William Keane picked up the other goal for Leam Richardson.

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Wigan win

Wigan have been doing very well in recent weeks and the team has picked up four wins in the last five matches to put themselves in a strong position for winning the title. Burton Albion, on the other hand, are slipping ever closer to the relegation zone with only 10 points separating them from the bottom four.

Total goals over 2.5

There have been more than 2.5 goals in three out of the last four matches involving Wigan and it is primarily due to the offensive form shown by the team leaders. Richardson has seen his team get more than 2.5 goals in all of these three matches. William Keane has been a crucial player for Wigan in this run by scoring in four out of the last five matches. Even if Burton do not score, this game is likely to produce over 2.5 goals.

Both teams to score – yes

After failing to score in three consecutive matches, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink will be keen on his team finding the back of the net. Pirelli stadium has usually been a good hunting ground for Burton when it comes to scoring goals.

Burton vs Wigan: Match Preview and Team News


Burton Albion are 10 points above the relegation zone and there may not be any immediate threat of relegation, but Hasselbaink will be aware that persistent poor form can see the club are being sucked into a dogfight at the worst possible time. Danny Rowe is unavailable for the team coming into the game.


Wigan have been able to open up a three-point lead in the table despite having two games in hand. Richardson will be extremely pleased about his team’s recent form. Apart from getting wins, Wigan have also been scoring a lot of goals. Charlie Wyke is the only player unavailable due to an injury.

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Burton vs Wigan prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Pirelli Stadium

When will this match start? April 12, 2022 at 19:45 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Wigan

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