FM Preview: Birmingham City v Hull City 14 Feb 2012

Last updated : 13 February 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Birmingham City v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Birmingham City at St Andrew's on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 14 and win only 3 of the 27 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Wed 07 Dec Hull City 2 - 1 Birmingham C. Championship
2009/2010 Sat 17 Apr Birmingham C. 0 - 0 Hull City Premier League
2009/2010 Sat 19 Sep Hull City 0 - 1 Birmingham C. Premier League
2006/2007 Sat 24 Feb Hull City 2 - 0 Birmingham C. Championship
2006/2007 Sat 09 Sep Birmingham C. 2 - 1 Hull City Championship
1994/1995 Sat 04 Mar Hull City 0 - 0 Birmingham C. League Division Two
1994/1995 Sat 24 Sep Birmingham C. 2 - 2 Hull City League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Birmingham City are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Blues have scored 9 and conceded 1 during this period.

Hull City have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Tigers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 4 against.

Birmingham City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 50 points from 29 games.

Hull City's total of 49 points from their 29 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Birmingham City 6 5 1 0 13 1 16
Hull City 6 4 1 1 8 2 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Neither team is setting the world alight, and we think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Blues. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Birmingham City Unbeaten in the last 16 home games.
Unbeaten run of 12 matches.
Hull City 9 games since last away draw.

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