FM Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Blackpool 26 Jan 2013

Last updated : 25 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Blackpool fixture

Wolverhampton Wanderers prepare to entertain Blackpool at Molineux on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Wolves are clearly on top, having won 29 and lost only 10 of the 50 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Molineux was two seasons ago, in February 2011, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Fri 21 Dec Blackpool 1 - 2 Wolves Championship
2010/2011 Sat 26 Feb Wolves 4-0 Blackpool Premier League
2010/2011 Sat 20 Nov Blackpool 2 - 1 Wolves Premier League
2008/2009 Mon 29 Dec Blackpool 2 - 2 Wolves Championship
2008/2009 Sat 22 Nov Wolves 2 - 0 Blackpool Championship
2007/2008 Tue 12 Feb Blackpool 0 - 0 Wolves Championship
2007/2008 Sat 25 Aug Wolves 2 - 1 Blackpool Championship

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Recent respective form guides

Wolverhampton Wanderers's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Wolves have conceded a disappointing 9 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.

Blackpool's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Wolverhampton Wanderers find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 33 points from their 28 matches.

Blackpool see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 34 points from their 28 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Wolverhampton Wanderers 6 0 2 4 2 10 2
Blackpool 6 0 2 4 6 11 2

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Molineux for the Wolves and the Madmen are unable to see past Blackpool claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Wolverhampton Wanderers Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
Blackpool Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 8 most recent games.

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