Blackpool face a trip to Watford at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 7 games played, Seasiders have recorded 2 wins, and Watford have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2008, with Blackpool inflicting a narrow 3 - 4 defeat upon the Hornets in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Blackpool||0 - 2||Watford||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Watford||3 - 4||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sun 04 May||Blackpool||1 - 1||Watford||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Sep||Watford||1 - 1||Blackpool||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 07 Mar||Blackpool||1 - 1||Watford||LGE1|
|1997/1998||Sat 01 Nov||Watford||4 - 1||Blackpool||LGE1|
|1996/1997||Sat 30 Nov||Watford||2 - 2||Blackpool||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Watford losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
The away form of Blackpool however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Seasiders, and 6 goals against.
Watford's 4 points from 3 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Blackpool see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 3 points from their 3 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Watford||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .|
|Blackpool||Undefeated in last 8 away games.|
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.