FootyMAD's Stockport County match preview

Last updated : 02 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Hull City v Stockport County fixture

Hull City play host to Stockport County at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Tigers are clearly on top, having won 20 and lost only 9 of the 39 games.

The last time the two teams met at Hull City was back in August 1998, over five years ago, when they played out a goalless draw in an League Cup match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
1998/1999Tue 18 AugHull City0-0Stockport Co.LC
1998/1999Tue 11 AugStockport Co.2 - 2Hull CityLC
1995/1996Mon 08 AprStockport Co.0 - 0Hull CityLGE1
1995/1996Sat 21 OctHull City1 - 1Stockport Co.LGE1
1994/1995Sat 18 FebHull City0 - 0Stockport Co.LGE1
1994/1995Sat 14 JanStockport Co.4 - 0Hull CityLGE1
1993/1994Sat 07 MayStockport Co.0 - 0Hull CityLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Hull City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Tigers in those games, with 4 conceded.

In complete contrast to Hull City, Stockport Co. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Hatters have hit 7 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 18 points from the 9 games they have played so far. Stockport Co. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 4 points from their 9 games thus far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City631291110
Stockport Co.60153181

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its good news for Hull City fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Tigers. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hull CityNot drawn a match in their last 5 .
Stockport Co.Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.