FM Preview: Blackpool v Leicester City 21 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 20th March 2012
The game between Blackpool and Leicester City in the Championship on 21st March 2012 at 20:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Blackpool v Leicester City fixture
Blackpool are ready to welcome Leicester City to Bloomfield Road on Wednesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Seasiders are clearly on top, having won 24 and lost only 11 of the 46 games.
The previous match played between the two at Bloomfield Road was within the last three years, in February 2010, with Leicester City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Seasiders in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 29 Nov||Leicester City||2 - 0||Blackpool||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||Blackpool||1-2||Leicester City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Leicester City||2 - 1||Blackpool||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Blackpool||2 - 1||Leicester City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Leicester City||0 - 1||Blackpool||Championship|
|2005/2006||Tue 20 Sep||Leicester City||2 - 1||Blackpool||League Cup|
|2004/2005||Tue 18 Jan||Blackpool||0 - 1||Leicester 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
Blackpool have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Leicester City have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Foxes have hit 10 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackpool's total of 59 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Leicester City's 51 points from 36 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Seasiders. No-score draw
|Blackpool||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Leicester City||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 11 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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