FootyMAD's Bolton Wanderers match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 15th August 2008
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Bolton Wanderers take on Stoke City in a Premier League match on Saturday, 16th August 2008 at 15:00.
Stoke City travel to take on Bolton Wanderers at Reebok Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 39 games played, Potters have recorded 8 wins, and Bolton Wdrs. have come away with 19 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Bolton Wdrs. was more than a decade ago, in September 1996, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1996/1997||Wed 29 Jan||Stoke City||1 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 28 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Wed 03 May||Stoke City||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Sat 03 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1993/1994||Tue 22 Feb||Stoke City||2 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1993/1994||Sat 21 Aug||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1992/1993||Tue 04 May||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||Stoke City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Bolton Wanderers are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Stoke City however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
An interesting game for the Potters to play at the moment, and one from which I believe will see Stoke City take away one point. No-score draw
|Bolton Wdrs.||4 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|Stoke City||Undefeated in last 5 away games.|
5 games since last defeat.