Blackpool prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Bloomfield Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 4 of the 11 previous games, with the Seasiders winning just 2.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bloomfield Road was less than a year ago, in January 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Tue 27 Jan||Blackpool||0-3||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Tue 30 Sep||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 11 Mar||Q.P.R.||3 - 2||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Blackpool||1 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Jan||Blackpool||0 - 1||Q.P.R.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 09 Aug||Q.P.R.||5 - 0||Blackpool||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Blackpool have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Seasiders in those games, with 6 conceded.
Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rangers have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackpool lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 35 points from their 23 games so far. Q.P.R.'s 33 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Blackpool||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Q.P.R.||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.