FootyMAD Walsall match preview

Last updated : 29 August 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Walsall v Cardiff City fixture

Cardiff travel to take on Walsall at Bescot Stadium on Saturday evening,

The last time the two teams met at Walsall was more than a decade ago, in August 1992, with Cardiff inflicting a narrow 2 - 3 defeat upon the The Saddlers in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
1992/1993Sat 30 JanCardiff2 - 1WalsallLD3
1992/1993Sat 22 AugWalsall2 - 3CardiffLD3
1991/1992Tue 03 MarCardiff2 - 1WalsallDIV4
1991/1992Sat 18 JanWalsall0 - 0CardiffDIV4
1990/1991Sat 09 MarWalsall0 - 0CardiffDIV4
1990/1991Sat 15 DecCardiff0 - 2WalsallDIV4
1989/1990Tue 24 AprCardiff3 - 1WalsallDIV3

Recent respective form guides

Walsall are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Saddlers in those games, with 5 conceded.

Cardiff have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Bluebirds have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Walsall see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division One, showing a record of 5 points from their 4 games played so far, Cardiff lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide League Division One, picking up 7 from their 4 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Cardiff on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Walsall. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Walsall Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Cardiff Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.