FootyMAD's Leicester City match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 8th August 2005
The game between Leicester City and Stoke City in the Championship on Tuesday 9th August 2005 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Stoke City face a trip to Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 43 games played, Potters have recorded 5 wins, and Leicester City have come away with 21 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in October 2004, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 22 Feb||Stoke City||3 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Oct||Leicester City||1 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 11 Jan||Leicester City||0 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Wed 14 Aug||Stoke City||0 - 1||Leicester City||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Wed 15 May||Stoke City||0 - 1||Leicester City||D1P|
|1995/1996||Sun 12 May||Leicester City||0 - 0||Stoke City||D1P|
|1995/1996||Sat 13 Jan||Stoke City||1 - 0||Leicester City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Foxes in those games, with 5 conceded.
Stoke City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Leicester City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 1 games have yielded only 0 points. Stoke City see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 1 points from their 1 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Stoke City on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Leicester City. No-score draw
|Leicester City||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Stoke City||4 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.