Hull City pack their bags to visit Middlesbrough at Riverside Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 15 out of 22 times.
The previous match played between the two at Riverside Stadium was within the last three years, in January 2007, as the Boro edged out their past their rivals by a score of 4 - 3 in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Hull City||2 - 1||Middlesbrough||PREM|
|2006/2007||Tue 16 Jan||Middlesbrough||4 - 3||Hull City||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 06 Jan||Hull City||1 - 1||Middlesbrough||FAC|
|1990/1991||Sat 02 Mar||Hull City||0 - 0||Middlesbrough||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Sat 01 Dec||Middlesbrough||3 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Tue 20 Nov||Middlesbrough||3 - 1||Hull City||FLLM|
|1989/1990||Sat 10 Mar||Hull City||0 - 0||Middlesbrough||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Middlesbrough haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. These games have seen the Boro score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 2.
Hull City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Tigers have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Middlesbrough are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 27 points from their 31 games thus far. Hull City find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 34 points from their 31 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Hull City on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Middlesbrough. No-score draw
|Middlesbrough||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Hull City||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.