FM Preview: Portsmouth v Peterborough United 27 Sep 2011

Footymad preview History of the Portsmouth v Peterborough United fixture

Portsmouth play host to Peterborough United at Fratton Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.

The last time the two teams met at Portsmouth was back in September 2002, over five years ago, with Portsmouth running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
1993/1994 Sat 09 Oct Peterborough 2 - 2 Portsmouth League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Portsmouth have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 4 in the wrong end.

The away form of Peterborough United is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Posh have hit 9 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Portsmouth see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 9 points from their 8 games played so far,

Peterborough United's 10 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Portsmouth 6 2 2 2 6 6 8
Peterborough United 6 2 0 4 9 8 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Portsmouth Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Peterborough United Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

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