FM Preview: Leicester City v Bristol City 17 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 16th August 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leicester City and Bristol City at 19:45 on 17th August 2011 in the Championship.
History of the Leicester City v Bristol City fixture
Leicester City prepare to entertain Bristol City at Walkers Stadium on Wednesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Foxes are clearly on top, having won 18 and lost only 5 of the 34 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Walkers Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2011, the Foxes carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Fri 18 Feb||Leicester City||2-1||Bristol City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Bristol City||2 - 0||Leicester City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 16 Feb||Bristol City||1 - 1||Leicester City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 08 Dec||Leicester City||1 - 3||Bristol City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Leicester City||0 - 0||Bristol City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 24 Nov||Bristol City||0 - 2||Leicester City||Championship|
|2002/2003||Sat 04 Jan||Leicester City||2 - 0||Bristol City||F.A. Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Foxes in those games, with 8 conceded.
The away form of Bristol City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Robins have hit 8 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Leicester City see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 3 points from their 2 games played so far,
Bristol City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 2 games have yielded only 0 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Foxes to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Leicester City||4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Bristol City||4 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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