Stoke vs Hull Odds – Saturday 15th April 2017 – 15:00
Stoke are 19/20 with the draw at 12/5 and Hull are 3/1
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Stoke face Hull at the Bet365 Stadium on Saturday, with Stoke looking to avoid five straight defeats.
Stoke come into this match on the back of a 2-1 defeat against Liverpool, another poor result for Mark Hughes’ side.
Jon Walters (44) opened the scoring for the home side, with Walters a lifelong Everton fan continuing his excellent run against the Reds.
It wasn’t until the introductions of Firmino and Coutinho that Liverpool found an extra gear.
Phillipe Coutinho (70) scored his second goal in as many games, to level the scoring for Liverpool.
Fellow Brazillian Roberto Firmino (72) scored the winner just two minutes later, with an incredible volley.
Their record in the last six has been poor, losing five matches against a variety of sides.
Given that the Premier League is the only thing they have left to play for, they should be putting in far better performances.
They will be looking to register their first win in six matches, their last win coming against Middlesbrough.
The Potters find themselves slipping down the table into 13th position in the Premier League, they are four points off Southampton in 9th.
Mark Hughes’ side come into this match as favourites, despite their dismal run of form.
Stoke will need to be far more clinical in front of goal, with just two goals in their last four matches.
The Potters will be looking to draw on the 2-1 result earlier in the season.
The Tigers come into this match on the back of a disappointing defeat, a 3-1 result against Manchester City.
Ahmed Elmohamady (31 og), opened the scoring for the hosts, with the right back giving the Tigers an early setback.
Sergio Aguero (48) made it 2-0 just after the restart, with the Argentine forward continuing his excellent form.
Fabian Delph (64) scored in his first start of the season, with the former Villa man blighted by injury up until now.
Andrea Ranocchia (85) pulled one back for the Tigers late on, it was nothing more than a consolation goal though.
Spirit In The Camp
Hull have elevated themselves to another level under manager Marco Silva, with the Tigers remaining out of the relegation zone.
They currently sit 17th in the Premier League table, despite being defeated they stay two points clear of Swansea.
The main aim of the season will be to remain in the top flight, they have won three and lost three of their last six games.
Three Points Needed
Hull come into this match as the underdogs, despite their recent form and Stoke’s rotten run.
This will be a tough match for the Tigers, especially with Stoke looking to produce a strong end to the season.
Hull will be looking to improve on their overall record against Stoke, in 16 meetings they have won just three times.
Both teams are 5/6 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Stoke are Peter Crouch, Marko Arnautovic, and Saido Berahino at 5/1 with Wilfried Bony and Jon Walters at 11/2. For Hull, Oumar Niasse and Abel Hernandez are at 7/1 with Dieumerci Mbokani at 15/2.
The last two times that these sides have met Stoke won 2-0 and the odds of the same result are 7/1.
Stoke vs Hull Odds
Tip 1 – Berahino to score first @ 5/1
Tip 2 – 2-2 draw @ 14/1