FootyMAD's Chesterfield match preview

Last updated : 10 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Hull City v Chesterfield fixture

Hull City are ready to welcome Chesterfield to The KC Stadium at lunchtime on Sunday, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Tigers have won an impressive 12 of the 16 meetings between the two sides, drawing the other 4.

The previous match played between the two at The KC Stadium was more than three years back, in April 2001, with Hull City running out comfortable 3-1 winners 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:
2000/2001Sat 28 AprHull City3-1ChesterfieldLGE2
2000/2001Sat 11 NovChesterfield1 - 0Hull CityLGE2
1995/1996Tue 12 MarHull City0 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
1995/1996Sat 02 SepChesterfield0 - 0Hull CityLGE1
1980/1981Sat 14 MarHull City0 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
1980/1981Sat 11 OctChesterfield1 - 0Hull CityLGE1
1979/1980Tue 02 OctHull City2 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Hull City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Tigers score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.

The away form of Chesterfield is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Spireites have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City's total of 19 points from their 11 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League One. Chesterfield lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 18 from their 11 games so far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City62228128

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Chesterfield 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:
Hull CityNot won in the 3 most recent games.
ChesterfieldLost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.