FootyMAD's Chesterfield match preview

Last updated : 31 January 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Chesterfield v Hull City fixture

Hull City travel to take on Chesterfield at Recreation Ground on Tuesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 7 of the 16 previous games, with the hosts winning just 5.

The last time the two teams met at Chesterfield was just over four years ago, in November 2000, the Spireites carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory 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:
2004/2005Sun 10 OctHull City1 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
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

Recent respective form guides

Chesterfield are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Spireites's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

The away form of Hull City however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Tigers, and 7 goals against.

Chesterfield see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 39 points from their 29 games played so far, Hull City are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 57 points from the 28 games they have played so far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Tigers have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Recreation Ground with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Chesterfield Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Hull City 7 games since last away draw.
No win in the 3 most recent games.