Cardiff City are ready to welcome Brighton & Hove Albion to Ninian Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 26 games played, Bluebirds have recorded 12 wins, and Brighton & HA have come away with 6 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Ninian Park was more than three years back, in September 2001, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 19 Oct||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Thu 31 Jan||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Cardiff City||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 29 Sep||Cardiff City||1-1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Sat 10 Feb||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Cardiff City||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Tue 05 Dec||Brighton & HA||2 - 0||Cardiff City||AM|
|2000/2001||Sat 09 Sep||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Tue 09 Mar||Brighton & HA||0 - 2||Cardiff City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Bluebirds in those games, with 5 conceded.
Brighton & HA have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Cardiff City are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 34 from their 31 matches played. Brighton & HA find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 38 points from their 32 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||2||2||2||8||8||8|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Cardiff City||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Brighton & HA||No win in the 3 most recent games.|