FootyMAD's Wolverhampton Wanderers match preview

Last updated : 27 October 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Sheffield Wednesday fixture

Sheff. Wed. face a trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Owls will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 29 and win only 9 of the 52 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 25 MarWolves1 - 3Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2005/2006Wed 28 DecSheff. Wed.0 - 2WolvesCHMP
2002/2003Sat 01 FebSheff. Wed.0 - 4WolvesCHMP
2002/2003Tue 27 AugWolves2 - 2Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2001/2002Sun 21 AprSheff. Wed.2 - 2WolvesCHMP
2001/2002Sun 18 NovWolves0 - 0Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2000/2001Sat 23 DecSheff. Wed.0 - 1WolvesCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Wolverhampton Wanderers are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.

Sheff. Wed. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Owls have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Wolves's total of 22 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Sheff. Wed. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 13 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Wolves Won 3 successive home games.
9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
Sheff. Wed. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.