FM Preview: Hull City v Birmingham City 07 Dec 2011

Last updated : 06 December 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Hull City v Birmingham City fixture

Hull City are ready to welcome Birmingham City to The KC Stadium on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Tigers have recorded 12 wins, and Birmingham City have come away with 10 victories.

The previous match played between the two at The KC Stadium was within the last three years, in September 2009, with Birmingham City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Tigers in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
1991/1992 Wed 01 Jan Birmingham C. 2 - 2 Hull City Third Division

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Recent respective form guides

Hull City are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Birmingham City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 30 points from their 19 games so far.

Birmingham City see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 26 points from their 17 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hull City 6 2 0 4 8 10 6
Birmingham City 6 1 2 3 5 7 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Birmingham City is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Tigers in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hull City 11 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Birmingham City Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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