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Last updated : 19 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 7 occasions, and draw 4, from the 12 games played.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2008, with Hull City inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Spurs in a Premier League match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010 Wed 19 Aug Hull City 1 - 5 Tottenham H. PREM
2008/2009 Mon 23 Feb Hull City 1 - 2 Tottenham H. PREM
2008/2009 Sun 05 Oct Tottenham H. 0 - 1 Hull City PREM
1980/1981 Sat 24 Jan Tottenham H. 2 - 0 Hull City FAC
1977/1978 Wed 26 Apr Tottenham H. 1 - 0 Hull City CHMP
1977/1978 Tue 04 Oct Hull City 2 - 0 Tottenham H. CHMP
1953/1954 Wed 24 Feb Tottenham H. 2 - 0 Hull City FAC

Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Spurs have rattled up an impressive 20 goals, and conceded 2.

In complete contrast to Tottenham H., Hull City are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the The Tigers have hit 4 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Tottenham H.'s total of 37 points from their 20 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Hull City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 18 points from their 20 games thus far.

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Current form guides: P W D L F A P
Tottenham H. 6 4 1 1 11 1 13
Hull City 6 0 2 4 4 15 2

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Tigers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Tottenham H.. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Tottenham H. Won 3 successive home games.
19 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Hull City Not won in previous 17 away matches.
No win in the 7 most recent games.