FootyMAD's Leicester City match preview

Last updated : 07 May 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Leicester City v Portsmouth fixture

Portsmouth face a trip to Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 18 of the 25 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2003, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 29 NovPortsmouth0 - 2Leicester CityPREM
2002/2003Mon 17 FebLeicester City1 - 1PortsmouthLD1
2002/2003Sat 02 NovPortsmouth0 - 2Leicester CityLD1
1995/1996Sat 10 FebPortsmouth2 - 1Leicester CityLD1
1995/1996Wed 30 AugLeicester City4 - 2PortsmouthLD1
1994/1995Sat 28 JanPortsmouth0 - 1Leicester CityFAC
1993/1994Tue 26 AprPortsmouth0 - 1Leicester CityLD1

Recent respective form guides

Leicester City may have lost only 1 of their last six home games, but the other 5 have resulted in drawn games. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

Portsmouth's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Pompey's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Leicester City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 36 games have yielded only 30 points. Portsmouth find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 42 points from their 36 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Leicester City60245102

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Pompey of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Walkers Stadium with Portsmouth coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Leicester City Failed to win in previous 13 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
Portsmouth Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.