FootyMAD's Hull City match preview

Last updated : 10 February 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hull City v Norwich City fixture

Norwich City travel to take on Hull City at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 13 games played, Canaries have recorded 4 wins, and Hull City have come away with 6 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Hull City was well over fifteen years ago, back in April 1986, the Tigers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Second Division match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Tue 27 SepNorwich City2 - 1Hull CityCHMP
1985/1986Tue 29 AprHull City1 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
1985/1986Sat 28 SepNorwich City2 - 0Hull CityCHMP
1974/1975Sat 22 MarNorwich City1 - 0Hull CityCHMP
1974/1975Sat 07 SepHull City0 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
1972/1973Tue 03 OctHull City1 - 2Norwich CityLGEC
1971/1972Wed 15 MarNorwich City2 - 0Hull CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Hull City's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The Tigers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Norwich City's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Canaries's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Hull City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 36 points from their 32 matches. Norwich City see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 39 points from their 32 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City62049106
Norwich City60155151

FootyMad's prediction ...

A creditable return from recent away games for Canaries could well see them head back from The KC Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Hull City Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Norwich City Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.