FM Preview: Peterborough United v Portsmouth 28 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 27th January 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Peterborough United take on Portsmouth in a Championship match on 28th January 2012 at 15:00.
History of the Peterborough United v Portsmouth fixture
Portsmouth travel to take on Peterborough United at London Road Ground on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 2 of the 9 previous games, with the hosts winning just 1.
The last time the two teams met at Peterborough United was more than a decade ago, in August 1997, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 27 Sep||Portsmouth||2 - 3||Peterborough||Championship|
|2002/2003||Tue 10 Sep||Portsmouth||2 - 0||Peterborough||League Cup|
|1997/1998||Tue 26 Aug||Portsmouth||1 - 2||Peterborough||League Cup|
|1997/1998||Mon 11 Aug||Peterborough||2-2||Portsmouth||League Cup|
|1993/1994||Sat 22 Jan||Portsmouth||0 - 2||Peterborough||League Division One|
|1993/1994||Wed 15 Dec||Portsmouth||1 - 0||Peterborough||League Cup|
|1993/1994||Tue 30 Nov||Peterborough||0 - 0||Portsmouth||League Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Peterborough United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Posh have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Portsmouth's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Pompey have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Peterborough United find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 33 points from their 27 matches.
Portsmouth find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 31 points from their 26 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Posh, as the Pompey have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Peterborough United||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Portsmouth||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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