FM Preview: Coventry City v Tranmere Rovers 23 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Coventry City v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rovers face a trip to Coventry City at Sixfields Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with the intention of improving a poor record there. The have come away with nothing in 5 of the previous 6 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Sixfields Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2013, the Sky Blues carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Wed 16 Jan Coventry City 1 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2012/2013 Sat 15 Sep Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 0 Coventry City League One
1999/2000 Wed 22 Sep Coventry City 3 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League Cup
1999/2000 Tue 14 Sep Tranmere Rvs. 5 - 1 Coventry City League Cup
1960/1961 Sat 08 Apr Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 0 Coventry City Third Division
1960/1961 Sat 19 Nov Coventry City 4 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. Third Division
1959/1960 Mon 12 Oct Tranmere Rvs. 3 - 1 Coventry City Third Division

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Recent respective form guides

Coventry City are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Sky Blues in those games, with 8 conceded.

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.

Coventry City's 21 points from 16 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Tranmere Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Skybet League One with a return of just 14 points from their 16 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Coventry City 6 4 2 0 12 5 14
Tranmere Rovers 6 2 3 1 7 9 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Coventry City may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Coventry City Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
Tranmere Rovers Undefeated in last 3 away games.
6 games since last defeat.

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