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Last updated : 21 August 2009 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Watford v Blackpool fixture

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:
2008/2009Sat 21 FebBlackpool0 - 2WatfordCHMP
2008/2009Sat 01 NovWatford3 - 4BlackpoolCHMP
2007/2008Sun 04 MayBlackpool1 - 1WatfordCHMP
2007/2008Sat 29 SepWatford1 - 1BlackpoolCHMP
1997/1998Sat 07 MarBlackpool1 - 1WatfordLGE1
1997/1998Sat 01 NovWatford4 - 1BlackpoolLGE1
1996/1997Sat 30 NovWatford2 - 2BlackpoolLGE1

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:PWDLFAP

Sequence statistics:
WatfordNot drawn a match in their last 3 .
BlackpoolUndefeated in last 8 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.