FootyMAD's Coventry City match preview

Last updated : 28 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hull City v Coventry City fixture

Hull City prepare to entertain Coventry City at The KC Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 17 games played, The Tigers have recorded 8 wins, and Coventry City have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The KC Stadium was just last season, in August 2006, with Coventry City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the The Tigers in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 18 AugCoventry City1 - 1Hull CityCHMP
2006/2007Sat 03 MarCoventry City2 - 0Hull CityCHMP
2006/2007Sat 26 AugHull City0-1Coventry CityCHMP
2005/2006Tue 31 JanHull City1 - 2Coventry CityCHMP
2005/2006Sat 24 SepCoventry City0 - 2Hull CityCHMP
1995/1996Wed 04 OctHull City0 - 1Coventry CityLGEC
1995/1996Wed 20 SepCoventry City2 - 0Hull CityLGEC

Recent respective form guides

Hull City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the The Tigers in those games, with 5 conceded.

Coventry City have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Sky Blues have hit 9 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City's 38 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Coventry City are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 32 from their 27 matches played.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City6222888
Coventry City63031099

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Coventry City is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the The Tigers in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Hull City 5 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Coventry City 13 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.