FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Wolverhampton Wanderers 06 Oct 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 5th October 2012
The game between Blackburn Rovers and Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Championship on 6th October 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Blackburn Rovers v Wolverhampton Wanderers fixture
Wolverhampton Wanderers face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Wolves will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 29 and win only 9 of the 48 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was just last season, in August 2011, with Wolverhampton Wanderers inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Rovers in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Mar||Wolves||0 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Sat 13 Aug||Blackburn R.||1-2||Wolves||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 22 May||Wolves||2 - 3||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 04 Dec||Blackburn R.||3 - 0||Wolves||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Apr||Wolves||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Blackburn R.||3 - 1||Wolves||Premier League|
|2003/2004||Wed 07 Jan||Wolves||2 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 5 conceded.
Wolverhampton Wanderers have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the Wolves have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackburn Rovers's total of 16 points from their 9 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Wolverhampton Wanderers's total of 16 points from their 9 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Wolves could well see them head back from Ewood Park with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. No-score draw
|Blackburn Rovers||10 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||8 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.
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