FM Preview: Hull City v Burnley 26 Nov 2011

Last updated : 25 November 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Hull City v Burnley fixture

Hull City prepare to entertain Burnley at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Tigers have recorded 12 wins, and Burnley have come away with 10 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The KC Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2011, with Burnley inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Tigers in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 08 Mar Hull City 0-1 Burnley Championship
2010/2011 Tue 28 Sep Burnley 4 - 0 Hull City Championship
2009/2010 Sat 10 Apr Hull City 1 - 4 Burnley Premier League
2009/2010 Sat 31 Oct Burnley 2 - 0 Hull City Premier League
2007/2008 Tue 04 Mar Hull City 2 - 0 Burnley Championship
2007/2008 Tue 06 Nov Burnley 0 - 1 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 30 Dec Hull City 2 - 0 Burnley Championship

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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, 7 to 6.

Burnley have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Clarets have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City's total of 27 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Burnley are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 18 points from 17 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hull City 6 3 1 2 7 6 10
Burnley 6 1 0 5 7 12 3

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Burnley 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 9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Burnley Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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