FootyMAD's Ipswich Town match preview

Last updated : 29 December 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hull City v Ipswich Town fixture

Hull City play host to Ipswich Town at The KC Stadium on Wednesday evening, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Tigers have a healthy record in the fixture, winning 5 from 9 meetings.

The last time the two teams met at Hull City was well over fifteen years ago, back in November 1990, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3-3 draw in a Second Division match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
1990/1991Sat 23 FebIpswich Town2 - 0Hull CityCHMP
1990/1991Sat 10 NovHull City3-3Ipswich TownCHMP
1989/1990Tue 01 MayHull City4 - 3Ipswich TownCHMP
1989/1990Sat 21 AprIpswich Town0 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1988/1989Sat 08 AprIpswich Town1 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1988/1989Sat 31 DecHull City1 - 1Ipswich TownCHMP
1987/1988Sat 12 MarIpswich Town2 - 0Hull CityCHMP

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 Tigers in those games, with 5 conceded.

Ipswich Town have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Tractor Boys's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Hull City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 25 matches. Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 29 points from their 25 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City6231979
Ipswich Town61235105

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Ipswich Town 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 CityUnbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Ipswich TownNo sequences of note