FM Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tranmere Rovers 26 Nov 2013

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Last updated : 25 November 2013

Footymad preview History of the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rovers travel to take on Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 10 out of 13 times.

The last time the two teams met at Wolverhampton Wanderers was more than a decade ago, in September 2000, with Tranmere Rovers inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Wolves in a League Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2009/2010 Sun 03 Jan Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 1 Wolves F.A. Cup
2000/2001 Sat 10 Feb Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 2 Wolves League Division One
2000/2001 Sat 09 Sep Wolves 1-2 Tranmere Rvs. League Division One
1999/2000 Wed 16 Feb Wolves 4 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League Division One
1999/2000 Sat 27 Nov Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 0 Wolves League Division One
1998/1999 Fri 08 Jan Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 2 Wolves League Division One
1998/1999 Sat 08 Aug Wolves 2 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Wolverhampton Wanderers have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. These games have seen the Wolves score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 2.

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Rovers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.

Wolverhampton Wanderers are holding the final promotion place in the Skybet League One, and have accumulated 40 points from the 17 games they have played so far.

Tranmere Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 17 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Wolverhampton Wanderers 6 3 3 0 8 4 12
Tranmere Rovers 6 2 4 0 12 6 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Wolves, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Wolverhampton Wanderers Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 11 matches.
Tranmere Rovers Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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