FM Preview: Hull City v Barnsley 17 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 16th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Hull City and Barnsley at 19:45 on 17th April 2012 in the Championship.
History of the Hull City v Barnsley fixture
Hull City prepare to entertain Barnsley at The Circle on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 48 games played, Tigers have recorded 23 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Circle was just last season, in January 2011, with Hull City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 01 Nov||Barnsley||2 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Hull City||2-0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Barnsley||1 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Tue 15 Apr||Barnsley||1 - 3||Hull City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Mon 22 Oct||Hull City||3 - 0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 20 Feb||Barnsley||3 - 0||Hull City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 08 Aug||Hull City||2 - 3||Barnsley||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Hull City have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Tigers have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Barnsley is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Tykes have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Hull City's 62 points from 43 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Barnsley are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 47 points from 43 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Tigers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Hull City||4 games since last home draw.
|Barnsley||Not won in previous 8 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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