FootyMAD's Scunthorpe United match preview

Last updated : 08 March 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hull City v Scunthorpe United fixture

Hull City are ready to welcome Scunthorpe United to The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Tigers are clearly on top, winning 52.94% of the games played between the two.

The previous match played between the two at The KC Stadium was more than three years back, in March 2004, the The Tigers carving out a narrow 2-1 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:
2007/2008Sat 24 NovScunthorpe U.1 - 2Hull CityCHMP
2003/2004Sat 13 MarHull City2-1Scunthorpe U.LGE2
2003/2004Sat 13 DecScunthorpe U.1 - 1Hull CityLGE2
2003/2004Tue 04 NovHull City1 - 3Scunthorpe U.ASSM
2002/2003Sat 15 FebScunthorpe U.3 - 1Hull CityLGE2
2002/2003Sat 02 NovHull City2 - 0Scunthorpe U.LGE2
2001/2002Sat 09 MarHull City0 - 1Scunthorpe U.LGE2

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.

The away form of Scunthorpe U. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Iron have conceded 12 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 53 points from their 35 games so far. Scunthorpe U. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 35 points from their 35 games thus far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City6231979
Scunthorpe U.6222668

FootyMad's prediction ...

With the The Tigers being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Hull CityUnbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Scunthorpe U.Not won in previous 6 away matches.