FootyMAD's Blackpool match preview

Last updated : 27 October 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Cardiff City v Blackpool fixture

Cardiff City prepare to entertain Blackpool at Ninian Park on Tuesday evening,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ninian Park was less than a year ago, in April 2008, with Cardiff City running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Championship match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 04 OctBlackpool1 - 1Cardiff CityCHMP
2007/2008Sat 12 AprCardiff City3-1BlackpoolCHMP
2007/2008Tue 11 DecBlackpool0 - 1Cardiff CityCHMP
2002/2003Tue 18 MarCardiff City2 - 1BlackpoolLGE1
2002/2003Sat 19 OctBlackpool1 - 0Cardiff CityLGE1
2001/2002Sat 09 MarCardiff City2 - 2BlackpoolLGE1
2001/2002Sat 15 DecBlackpool1 - 1Cardiff CityLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Cardiff City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Bluebirds in those games, with 6 conceded.

Blackpool have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 4 goals scored and conceded.

Cardiff City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 22 points from 13 games. Blackpool's 18 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Cardiff City63219611

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Blackpool is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Bluebirds in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Cardiff City 4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Blackpool Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
8 games since last defeat.