Hull City travel to take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The The Tigers have lost on no less than 13 of the 17 visits.
The last time the two teams met at Chelsea was well over fifteen years ago, back in February 1989, the Blues carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Second Division match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Hull City||0 - 3||Chelsea||PREM|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Blues, with 4 goals against.
In complete contrast to Chelsea, Hull City are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Tigers have hit 5 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Chelsea sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 48 points from their 24 games. Hull City see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 28 points from their 24 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Blues, as the The Tigers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Chelsea||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Hull City||5 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.