FootyMAD's Queens Park Rangers match preview

Last updated : 16 November 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Cardiff City v Queens Park Rangers fixture

Cardiff City prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Ninian Park on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bluebirds are clearly on top, having won 15 and lost only 7 of the 29 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ninian Park was less than a year ago, in March 2006, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 25 MarCardiff City0-0Q.P.R.CHMP
2005/2006Wed 28 DecQ.P.R.1 - 0Cardiff CityCHMP
2004/2005Sun 08 MayCardiff City1 - 0Q.P.R.CHMP
2004/2005Sat 27 NovQ.P.R.1 - 0Cardiff CityCHMP
2002/2003Sun 25 MayCardiff City1 - 0Q.P.R.D2PO
2002/2003Sat 05 AprCardiff City1 - 2Q.P.R.LGE1
2002/2003Sat 30 NovQ.P.R.0 - 4Cardiff CityLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Cardiff City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. During these games, Bluebirds have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 3.

Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Rangers's have scored 13 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 14.

Cardiff City are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 17 games giving them a return of 36 points. Q.P.R. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 21 points from their 17 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Cardiff City63127710

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its good news for Cardiff City fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Bluebirds. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Cardiff City Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Q.P.R. 5 games since last defeat.