Hull City travel to take on Stoke City at Britannia Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 13 and win only 5 of the 25 games.
The last time the two teams met at Stoke City was more than a decade ago, in February 1993, with Stoke City running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Tue 13 Sep||Hull City||0 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1992/1993||Sat 06 Feb||Stoke City||3 - 0||Hull City||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Sat 15 Aug||Hull City||1 - 0||Stoke City||LGE1|
|1991/1992||Sat 07 Mar||Stoke City||2 - 3||Hull City||LGE1|
|1991/1992||Sat 25 Jan||Hull City||0 - 1||Stoke City||LGE1|
|1989/1990||Tue 20 Mar||Hull City||0 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1989/1990||Sat 14 Oct||Stoke City||1 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Stoke City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Potters's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
The away form of Hull City is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Tigers have hit 6 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Stoke City see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 38 points from their 29 games played so far, Hull City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 29 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Potters, as the Tigers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Stoke City||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Hull City||Not won in previous 9 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.