Blackpool prepare to entertain Scunthorpe United at Bloomfield Road on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The Seasiders have won 14 of the 15 matches the two teams have contested.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bloomfield Road was two seasons ago, in November 2007, the Seasiders carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Mon 03 Dec||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 1||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Blackpool||1-0||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Blackpool||3 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Fri 15 Dec||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 3||Blackpool||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Apr||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 0||Blackpool||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sun 13 Nov||Blackpool||5 - 2||Scunthorpe U.||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 22 Oct||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 3||Blackpool||ASSM|
Recent respective form guides
Blackpool could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Seasiders have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 2.
In complete contrast to Blackpool, Scunthorpe U. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Iron have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackpool lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 24 points from their 15 games so far. Scunthorpe U. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 17 points from their 15 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Blackpool||Won 6 successive home games.|
7 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Scunthorpe U.||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.