Sheff. Wed. prepare to entertain Port Vale at Hillsborough on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Owls are clearly on top, winning 57.14% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Hillsborough was just last season, in December 2003, with Port Vale inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the The Owls in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 28 Dec||Port Vale||0 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 07 Feb||Port Vale||3 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Fri 26 Dec||Sheff. Wed.||2-3||Port Vale||LGE1|
|1990/1991||Mon 06 May||Port Vale||1 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Sat 20 Oct||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 1||Port Vale||CHMP|
|1977/1978||Sat 11 Feb||Sheff. Wed.||3 - 1||Port Vale||LGE1|
|1977/1978||Sat 17 Sep||Port Vale||0 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the The Owls in those games, with 8 conceded.
The away form of Port Vale is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. Valiants have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Sheff. Wed. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 47 points from 28 games. Port Vale find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 28 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
With the The Owls being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win
|Sheff. Wed.||Won 3 successive home games.|
7 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Port Vale||16 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.