FM Preview: Coventry City v Hull City 10 Dec 2011

Last updated : 09 December 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Coventry City v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Coventry City at Ricoh Arena on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 22 games played, Tigers have recorded 8 wins, and Coventry City have come away with 10 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, with Hull City inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Sky Blues in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 12 Mar Coventry City 0 - 1 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Hull City 0 - 0 Coventry City Championship
2007/2008 Tue 29 Jan Hull City 1 - 0 Coventry City Championship
2007/2008 Sat 18 Aug Coventry City 1 - 1 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 03 Mar Coventry City 2 - 0 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 26 Aug Hull City 0 - 1 Coventry City Championship
2005/2006 Tue 31 Jan Hull City 1 - 2 Coventry City Championship

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Coventry City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Sky Blues have scored 8, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.

Hull City's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Tigers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 5 against.

Coventry City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 20 games have yielded only 13 points.

Hull City's total of 33 points from their 20 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Coventry City 6 0 1 5 6 14 1
Hull City 6 3 0 3 9 9 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Tigers of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Ricoh Arena with Hull City coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Coventry City Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 9 most recent games.
Hull City 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.

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