History of the Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City fixture
Cardiff City travel to take on Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Way at tea-time on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bluebirds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 21 and win only 7 of the 35 games.
The last time the two teams met at Bolton Wanderers was more than a decade ago, in December 1999, the Trotters carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1999/2000||Tue 21 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||1-0||Cardiff City||F.A. Cup|
|1989/1990||Sat 20 Jan||Bolton Wdrs.||3 - 1||Cardiff City||Third Division|
|1989/1990||Sat 19 Aug||Cardiff City||0 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||Third Division|
|1988/1989||Sat 14 Jan||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||Third Division|
|1988/1989||Sat 03 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 0||Cardiff City||Third Division|
|1987/1988||Fri 15 Apr||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||Fourth Division|
|1987/1988||Sat 22 Aug||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||Cardiff City||Fourth Division|
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Recent respective form guides
Bolton Wanderers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Trotters in those games, with 8 conceded.
Cardiff City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Bluebirds's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Bolton Wanderers find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 13 matches.
Cardiff City are leading the way in the npower Championship, with their 13 games giving them a return of 28 points.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the Bluebirds of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Burnden Way with Cardiff City coasting to victory. Away win
|Bolton Wanderers||Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Cardiff City||6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.
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