FootyMAD's Luton Town match preview

Last updated : 27 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Hull City v Luton Town fixture

Hull City are ready to welcome Luton Town to The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 8 of the 16 previous games, with the Tigers winning just 5.

The previous match played between the two in Hull was within the last three years, in April 2002, where Luton Town annihilated the Tigers 0-4 in a League Division Three match at Boothferry Park.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2001/2002Sat 06 AprHull City0-4Luton TownLGE2
2001/2002Tue 20 NovLuton Town0 - 1Hull CityLGE2
1998/1999Sat 05 DecLuton Town1 - 2Hull CityFAC
1977/1978Sat 01 AprHull City1 - 1Luton TownCHMP
1977/1978Sat 05 NovLuton Town1 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1976/1977Mon 24 JanLuton Town2 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1976/1977Tue 24 AugHull City3 - 1Luton TownCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Hull City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

Luton Town have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Hatters have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 25 points from 14 games. Luton Town are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League One, with their 14 games giving them a return of 32 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City62228108
Luton Town6213787

FootyMad's prediction ...

Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Hull CityUnbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Luton TownNot won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.