Cardiff City face a trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux at lunchtime on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bluebirds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2006, with Wolves running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Sep||Cardiff City||4 - 0||Wolves||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Mar||Wolves||2 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 27 Aug||Cardiff City||2 - 2||Wolves||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sun 26 Dec||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Wolves||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||Wolves||2 - 3||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Tue 04 Apr||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Wolves||LGE1|
|1988/1989||Tue 10 Jan||Wolves||2 - 0||Cardiff City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Wolverhampton Wanderers losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
The away form of Cardiff City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Bluebirds have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Wolves's 43 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Cardiff City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 43 from their 28 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Wolves, as the Bluebirds have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Wolves||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Cardiff City||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 13 most recent games.