FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Hull City 22 Aug 2012

Last updated : 21 August 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Blackburn Rovers v Hull City fixture

Hull City pack their bags to visit Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Wednesday 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 17 and win only 3 of the 29 games.

The previous match played between the two at Ewood Park was within the last three years, in February 2010, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2009/2010 Wed 10 Feb Blackburn R. 1-0 Hull City Premier League
2009/2010 Sat 12 Dec Hull City 0 - 0 Blackburn R. Premier League
2008/2009 Sun 01 Mar Hull City 1 - 2 Blackburn R. Premier League
2008/2009 Sat 23 Aug Blackburn R. 1 - 1 Hull City Premier League
1991/1992 Tue 27 Aug Hull City 1 - 0 Blackburn R. League Cup
1991/1992 Tue 20 Aug Blackburn R. 1 - 1 Hull City League Cup
1990/1991 Sat 08 Dec Hull City 3 - 1 Blackburn R. Second Division

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Recent respective form guides

Blackburn Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Hull City is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Tigers have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Blackburn Rovers see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 1 points from their 1 games played so far,

Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 3 from their 1 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Blackburn Rovers 6 1 1 4 4 9 4
Hull City 6 3 2 1 9 6 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Hull City on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Blackburn Rovers. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Blackburn Rovers 6 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Hull City Not won in previous 6 away matches.

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