Hull City prepare to entertain Chelsea at The KC Stadium on Wednesday evening, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, winning just 4 of the 19 games played, and losing 11.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The KC Stadium was just last season, in September 2007, where Chelsea annihilated the The Tigers 0-4 in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Wed 26 Sep||Hull City||0-4||Chelsea||LGEC|
|1999/2000||Sat 11 Dec||Hull City||1 - 6||Chelsea||FAC|
|1991/1992||Sat 04 Jan||Hull City||0 - 2||Chelsea||FAC|
|1988/1989||Tue 28 Feb||Chelsea||2 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Tue 25 Oct||Hull City||3 - 0||Chelsea||CHMP|
|1981/1982||Thu 21 Jan||Hull City||0 - 2||Chelsea||FAC|
|1981/1982||Mon 18 Jan||Chelsea||0 - 0||Hull City||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 10.
Chelsea's away form is equally impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Blues scoring 15 and conceding 1.
Hull City sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 20 points from their 9 games. Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 20 points from their 9 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hull City are starting to turn The KC Stadium into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw
|Hull City||Won their latest 4 matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Chelsea||Undefeated in last 11 away games.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.