History of the Coventry City v Portsmouth fixture
Portsmouth face a trip to Coventry City at City of Coventry Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 9 out of 13 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Coventry Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2012, with Coventry City running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Mar||Coventry City||2 - 0||Portsmouth||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Dec||Portsmouth||2 - 1||Coventry City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 12 Apr||Portsmouth||0 - 3||Coventry City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 Aug||Coventry City||2 - 0||Portsmouth||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 12 Jan||Coventry City||1 - 2||Portsmouth||F.A. Cup|
|2009/2010||Sat 02 Jan||Portsmouth||1 - 1||Coventry City||F.A. Cup|
|2002/2003||Wed 19 Mar||Coventry City||0 - 4||Portsmouth||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Coventry City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Sky Blues in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Portsmouth is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Pompey have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Coventry City see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 23 points from their 19 games played so far,
Portsmouth are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 18 points from their 19 games thus far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Sky Blues, as the Pompey have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Coventry City||6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Portsmouth||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 7 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.
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