Hull City play host to Brentford at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 17 wins out of 26 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Hull City was back in September 1998, over five years ago, with Brentford inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Tigers in a League Division Three match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1998/1999||Sat 06 Feb||Brentford||0 - 2||Hull City||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Sat 05 Sep||Hull City||2-3||Brentford||LGE2|
|1995/1996||Tue 05 Mar||Hull City||0 - 1||Brentford||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Tue 29 Aug||Brentford||1 - 0||Hull City||LGE1|
|1994/1995||Sat 21 Jan||Hull City||1 - 2||Brentford||LGE1|
|1994/1995||Sat 05 Nov||Brentford||0 - 1||Hull City||LGE1|
|1993/1994||Tue 22 Feb||Brentford||0 - 3||Hull City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Tigers, with 5 goals against.
Brentford have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. These low-scoring games have seen just 3 goals scored and conceded.
Hull City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 32 points from 18 games. Brentford lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 28 from their 18 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hull City may be coming up against a decent side in Brentford, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Tigers. Home Win
|Hull City||Won 5 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Brentford||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.