History of the Cardiff City v Blackpool fixture
Cardiff City prepare to entertain Blackpool at Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cardiff City Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2012, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 04 Feb||Cardiff City||1-3||Blackpool||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Blackpool||1 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 May||Blackpool||3 - 2||Cardiff City||Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 2)|
|2009/2010||Sat 09 Jan||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Blackpool||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Blackpool||1 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2008/2009||Tue 28 Oct||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Blackpool||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Oct||Blackpool||1 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
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Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Bluebirds in those games, with 5 conceded.
Blackpool have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The Seasiders's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Cardiff City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 13 points from their 7 games so far.
Blackpool are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 13 points from 7 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Cardiff City are starting to turn Cardiff City Stadium into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. No-score draw
|Cardiff City||Won 3 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Blackpool||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
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