FM Preview: Hull City v Leicester City 03 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 2nd December 2011
The game between Hull City and Leicester City in the Championship on 3rd December 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Hull City v Leicester City fixture
Leicester 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 37 games played, Foxes have recorded 9 wins, and Hull City have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2011, with Leicester City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Tigers in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Hull City||0-1||Leicester City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Leicester City||1 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Mar||Leicester City||0 - 2||Hull City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Dec||Hull City||2 - 0||Leicester City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Dec||Hull City||1 - 2||Leicester City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 12 Sep||Leicester City||0 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Mar||Leicester City||3 - 2||Hull City||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Hull City are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
Leicester City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Foxes's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Hull City's 27 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Leicester City's total of 29 points from their 19 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Foxes out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Hull City. Away win
|Hull City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Leicester City||4 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here