FM Preview: Cardiff City v Millwall 29 Dec 2012

Last updated : 28 December 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Cardiff City v Millwall fixture

Cardiff City prepare to entertain Millwall at Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 30 games played, Bluebirds have recorded 12 wins, and Millwall have come away with 7 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cardiff City Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2012, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 18 Sep Millwall 0 - 2 Cardiff City Championship
2011/2012 Sat 31 Mar Cardiff City 0-0 Millwall Championship
2011/2012 Sat 10 Dec Millwall 0 - 0 Cardiff City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Millwall 3 - 3 Cardiff City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 25 Sep Cardiff City 2 - 1 Millwall Championship
2005/2006 Tue 31 Jan Cardiff City 1 - 1 Millwall Championship
2005/2006 Sat 24 Sep Millwall 0 - 0 Cardiff City Championship

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Cardiff City have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Bluebirds, with 4 goals against.

The Lions have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Lions, and 3 goals against.

Cardiff City are leading the way in the npower Championship, with their 24 games giving them a return of 50 points.

Millwall lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 37 from their 24 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Cardiff City 6 4 1 1 10 5 13
Millwall 6 2 2 2 5 7 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Cardiff City may be coming up against a decent side in Millwall, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Bluebirds. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Cardiff City 14 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Millwall Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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