FootyMAD Bradford City match preview

Last updated : 15 August 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Cardiff City v Bradford City fixture

Cardiff play host to Bradford City at Ninian Park on Saturday evening,

The last time the two teams met at Cardiff was back in March 1995, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
1994/1995Tue 28 MarCardiff2-4Bradford CityLD2
1994/1995Sun 30 OctBradford City2 - 3CardiffLD2
1993/1994Sat 07 MayBradford City2 - 0CardiffLD2
1993/1994Sat 27 NovCardiff1 - 1Bradford CityLD2
1982/1983Wed 16 FebBradford City4 - 2CardiffDIV3
1982/1983Tue 19 OctCardiff1 - 0Bradford CityDIV3
1930/1931Wed 04 FebBradford City2 - 1CardiffDIV2

Recent respective form guides

Cardiff City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

Bradford City have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Bantams have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Cardiff's 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Bradford City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide League Division One, picking up 1 from their 1 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bradford City61052123

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Bluebirds's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Bradford City. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
CardiffUnbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Bradford CityLost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.