FM Preview: Hull City v Cardiff City 26 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 25th February 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Hull City and Cardiff City at 15:00 on Saturday, 26th February 2011 in the Championship.
Hull City are ready to welcome Cardiff City to The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 26 games played, The Tigers have recorded 9 wins, and Cardiff City have come away with 4 victories.
The previous match played between the two at The KC Stadium was more than three years back, in December 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Wed 12 Mar||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Hull City||2-2||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Cardiff City||0 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Hull City||4 - 1||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Feb||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 03 Dec||Hull City||2 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
Cardiff City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Bluebirds have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower Championship, picking up 49 points from their 33 games so far. Cardiff City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 58 points from 33 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
With Hull City only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. Score draw
|Hull City||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
|Cardiff City||No sequences of note|
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