Hull City play host to Southampton at The KC Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 23 games played, Tigers have recorded 10 wins, and Southampton have come away with 3 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Hull City was amazingly over twenty years ago, in October 1984, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Oct||Southampton||1 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|1984/1985||Tue 09 Oct||Hull City||2-2||Southampton||LGEC|
|1984/1985||Tue 25 Sep||Southampton||3 - 2||Hull City||LGEC|
|1977/1978||Tue 11 Apr||Hull City||0 - 3||Southampton||CHMP|
|1977/1978||Sat 24 Sep||Southampton||1 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 05 Feb||Southampton||2 - 2||Hull City||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 28 Aug||Hull City||4 - 0||Southampton||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.
Southampton's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Hull City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca Cola Championship with a return of just 18 points from their 19 games thus far. Southampton's 25 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at The KC Stadium for the Tigers and the Madmen are unable to see past Southampton claiming victory in a close match.
|Hull City||Latest 4 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Southampton||No win in the 2 most recent games.|