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History of the Sheffield Wednesday v Peterborough United fixture

Sheff. Wed. play host to Peterborough United at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 5 of the previous 7 games.

The last time the two teams met at Sheff. Wed. was just over four years ago, in February 2005, the The Owls carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 15 AugPeterborough1 - 1Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2004/2005Wed 23 FebSheff. Wed.2-1PeterboroughLGE1
2004/2005Tue 19 OctPeterborough1 - 1Sheff. Wed.LGE1
2003/2004Sat 24 JanSheff. Wed.2 - 0PeterboroughLGE1
2003/2004Sat 23 AugPeterborough0 - 1Sheff. Wed.LGE1
1978/1979Tue 27 MarSheff. Wed.3 - 0PeterboroughLGE1
1978/1979Sat 19 AugPeterborough2 - 0Sheff. Wed.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Sheffield Wednesday's home form is most definitely relegation standard, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While The Owls have scored 4, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Peterborough is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Posh have conceded 13 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Sheff. Wed. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 25 points from 25 matches. Peterborough find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 25 games have yielded only 18 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Sheff. Wed.62137117
Peterborough61148174

FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the The Owls to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Sheff. Wed. Failed to win in previous 7 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Peterborough Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 13 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.