With the New Year fast approaching this weekend, the Championship offers a host of eye-catching affairs on Friday night.
As the likes of Southampton and Leicester look to extend on their respective promotion charges, we have found a pair of intriguing Championship betting markets that are available.
18:00 Southampton vs Plymouth
Although Southampton might have found themselves at the heart of a real Championship struggle back in September, Russell Martin’s men have come roaring back in some style. Skyrocketing their way up the table and now tipped as a runaway contender to claim a play-off ticket in the New Year, Friday’s hosts have certainly gained plenty of plaudits for their attacking approach.
Putting in a stunning performance on Boxing Day as the former Swansea boss secured a 5-0 romp against his former employers on home soil, the Saints are riding a major wave of momentum.
In fact, along with winning all of their previous three Championship appearances by an aggregate score of 10-0, Southampton have also not suffered a single defeat in any their last 16 straight outings.
With that remarkable purple patch stemming all the way back to September 23rd, it