FM Preview: Cardiff City v Huddersfield Town 17 Aug 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Thursday, 16th August 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Cardiff City and Huddersfield Town at 19:45 on 17th August 2012 in the Championship.
History of the Cardiff City v Huddersfield Town fixture
Cardiff City prepare to entertain Huddersfield Town at Cardiff City Stadium on Friday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 33 games played, Bluebirds have recorded 14 wins, and Huddersfield Town have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cardiff City Stadium was less than a year ago, in August 2011, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 5-3 thriller, in an League Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 23 Aug||Cardiff City||5-3||Huddersfield||League Cup|
|2002/2003||Sat 25 Jan||Huddersfield||1 - 0||Cardiff City||League Division Two|
|2002/2003||Sun 29 Dec||Cardiff City||4 - 0||Huddersfield||League Division Two|
|2001/2002||Tue 09 Apr||Huddersfield||2 - 2||Cardiff City||League Division Two|
|2001/2002||Sat 22 Sep||Cardiff City||1 - 2||Huddersfield||League Division Two|
|1994/1995||Sat 18 Feb||Huddersfield||5 - 1||Cardiff City||League Division Two|
|1994/1995||Sat 14 Jan||Cardiff City||0 - 0||Huddersfield||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Huddersfield Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Terriers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Cardiff City only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. No-score draw
|Cardiff City||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Huddersfield Town||No win in the 3 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here