Cardiff City face a trip to Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bluebirds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 17 and win only 5 of the 28 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2009, the The Owls carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sun 03 May||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Dec||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 23 Feb||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 07 Apr||Cardiff City||1 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 25 Nov||Sheff. Wed.||0 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Mar||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the The Owls in those games, with 6 conceded.
Cardiff City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Sheff. Wed. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 9 points from their 8 games played so far, Cardiff City's total of 13 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Cardiff City only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Hillsborough will be a good result. No-score draw
|Sheff. Wed.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Cardiff City||5 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.