FootyMAD's Hull City match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 17th November 2006
The game between Hull City and Stoke City in the Championship on Saturday 18th November 2006 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Stoke City face a trip to Hull City at The KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 24 games played, Potters have recorded 8 wins, and Hull City have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2005, with Stoke City inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the The Tigers in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 21 Jan||Stoke City||0 - 3||Hull City||CHMP|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 3.
Stoke City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Potters's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Hull City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 17 matches. Stoke City's 24 points from 17 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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 ...
The away form of the Potters has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Hull City. Away win
|Hull City||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.|
|Stoke City||6 games since last away draw.|
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