FootyMAD's Hull City match preview

By Footymad Previewer
Last updated : 02 January 2004
History of the Hull City v Cambridge United fixture

Cambridge U. face a trip to Hull City at The KC Stadium on Saturday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The U's will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them being consigned to defeat by opponents in 4 of the 7 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2003, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division Three match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Mon 25 AugCambridge U.0 - 2Hull CityLD3
2002/2003Sat 22 FebHull City1 - 1Cambridge U.LD3
2002/2003Sat 07 SepCambridge U.1 - 2Hull CityLD3
1998/1999Tue 09 MarCambridge U.2 - 0Hull CityLD3
1998/1999Sat 03 OctHull City0 - 3Cambridge U.LD3
1997/1998Sat 02 MayHull City1 - 0Cambridge U.LD3
1997/1998Tue 21 OctCambridge U.0 - 1Hull CityLD3

Recent respective form guides

Hull City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

The away form of Cambridge U. however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Hull City are holding the final promotion place in the Nationwide League Division Three, and have accumulated 47 points from the 25 games they have played so far. Cambridge U.'s 30 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hull City6123575
Cambridge U.62227128

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Hull City is likely to be a very close encounter, but one that the Madmen sees going the way of the home team. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hull City Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Cambridge U. 5 games since last defeat.

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