FootyMAD's Queens Park Rangers match preview

History of the Queens Park Rangers v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere face a trip to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 10 games played, Rovers have recorded 2 wins, and QPR have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2003, with Tranmere inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Rangers in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Sat 25 JanQPR1 - 2TranmereLD2
2002/2003Sat 28 DecTranmere3 - 0QPRLD2
2001/2002Sat 30 MarTranmere2 - 3QPRLD2
2001/2002Sat 10 NovQPR1 - 2TranmereLD2
2000/2001Mon 16 AprQPR2 - 0TranmereLD1
2000/2001Sat 28 OctTranmere1 - 1QPRLD1
1999/2000Mon 24 AprTranmere1 - 1QPRLD1

Recent respective form guides

Queens Park Rangers are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, During these games, Rangers have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 1.

In complete contrast to QPR, Tranmere are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Rovers have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

QPR's total of 24 points from their 14 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide League Division Two. Tranmere are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 15 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Rovers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against QPR. Home win

Sequence statistics:
QPR Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Unbeaten run of 11 matches.
Tranmere Not won in previous 6 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.