FM Preview: Leicester City v Blackpool 29 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 28th November 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leicester City and Blackpool at 19:45 on 29th November 2011 in the Championship.
History of the Leicester City v Blackpool fixture
Blackpool pack their bags to visit Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Seasiders will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The previous match played between the two at Walkers Stadium was within the last three years, in September 2009, the Foxes carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|2004/2005||Sat 08 Jan||Leicester City||2 - 2||Blackpool||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 are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Foxes in those games, with 4 conceded.
Blackpool have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Seasiders's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Leicester City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 26 points from their 18 games so far.
Blackpool's total of 27 points from their 18 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 ...
Blackpool are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Walkers Stadium with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Leicester City||12 games since last home draw.
|Blackpool||Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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