FM Preview: Birmingham City v Cardiff City 25 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 24th March 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Birmingham City take on Cardiff City in a Championship match on 25th March 2012 at 12:00.
History of the Birmingham City v Cardiff City fixture
Cardiff City pack their bags to visit Birmingham City at St Andrew's at lunchtime on Sunday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bluebirds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 17 and win only 4 of the 30 games.
The previous match played between the two at St Andrew's was more than three years back, in January 2009, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 04 Dec||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Birmingham C.||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 17 Jan||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Cardiff City||1 - 2||Birmingham C.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sun 04 Mar||Birmingham C.||1 - 0||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Birmingham C.||Championship|
|1994/1995||Sat 15 Apr||Birmingham C.||2 - 1||Cardiff City||League Division Two|
|1994/1995||Wed 28 Dec||Cardiff City||0 - 1||Birmingham C.||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Birmingham City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
Cardiff City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Bluebirds have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Birmingham City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 59 points from their 37 games so far.
Cardiff City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 59 from their 38 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Cardiff City on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Birmingham City. No-score draw
|Birmingham City||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Cardiff City||Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here