Sheff. Wed. prepare to entertain Southampton at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Owls are clearly on top, having won 21 and lost only 5 of the 40 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Hillsborough was just last season, in April 2009, with Sheff. Wed. running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Sheff. Wed.||2-0||Southampton||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Southampton||1 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 04 Dec||Southampton||0 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Sheff. Wed.||5 - 0||Southampton||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Wed 31 Jan||Southampton||2 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Sheff. Wed.||3 - 3||Southampton||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Southampton||3 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the The Owls in those games, with 4 conceded.
Southampton have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Saints, and 7 goals against.
Sheff. Wed.'s 10 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Southampton are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 5 points from their 7 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Sheff. Wed. may be coming up against a decent side in Southampton, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Owls. Home Win
|Sheff. Wed.||6 games since last home draw.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Southampton||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.