FootyMAD's Wolverhampton Wanderers match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 31st August 2007
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Stoke City and Wolverhampton Wanderers at 15:00 on Saturday 1st September 2007 in the Championship.
Stoke City prepare to entertain Wolverhampton Wanderers at Britannia Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 68 games played, Potters have recorded 33 wins, and Wolves have come away with 22 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Britannia Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2007, 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:|
|2006/2007||Sat 13 Jan||Stoke City||1-1||Wolves||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Wolves||2 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Tue 07 Mar||Wolves||0 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 24 Sep||Stoke City||1 - 3||Wolves||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 19 Mar||Wolves||1 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sun 08 Aug||Stoke City||2 - 1||Wolves||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Tue 18 Mar||Wolves||0 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Stoke City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Potters, with 7 goals against.
Wolves have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Wolves, and 10 goals against.
Stoke City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 6 points from 3 games. Wolves are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 6 points from 3 games.
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 ...
Stoke City may be coming up against a decent side in Wolves, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Potters. Home Win
|Stoke City||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.|
|Wolves||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 11 outings ago.