FootyMAD's Sheffield United match preview

Last updated : 28 October 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hull City v Sheffield United fixture

Hull City prepare to entertain Sheffield United at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 25 games played, The Tigers have recorded 8 wins, and Sheff. Utd. have come away with 7 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The KC Stadium was two seasons ago, in January 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 08 AprSheff. Utd.3 - 2Hull CityCHMP
2005/2006Tue 03 JanHull City1-3Sheff. Utd.CHMP
1989/1990Sat 03 FebHull City0 - 0Sheff. Utd.CHMP
1989/1990Sat 23 SepSheff. Utd.0 - 0Hull CityCHMP
1987/1988Sat 27 FebHull City1 - 2Sheff. Utd.CHMP
1987/1988Sat 03 OctSheff. Utd.2 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1986/1987Mon 20 AprHull City0 - 0Sheff. Utd.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Hull City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Sheff. Utd. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The The Blades's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Hull City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 15 points from their 12 games played so far, Sheff. Utd. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 13 points from their 12 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City6213897
Sheff. Utd.62221188

FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the The Tigers. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Hull City5 games since last home draw.
Sheff. Utd.4 games since last away draw.