FM Preview: Huddersfield Town v Colchester United 22 Jan 2011

Last updated : 21 January 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Huddersfield Town v Colchester United fixture

Huddersfield prepare to entertain Colchester United at Galpharm Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Terriers have won and drawn 5 times in this fixture.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Galpharm Stadium was less than a year ago, in May 2010, the Terriers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 09 OctColchester U.0 - 3HuddersfieldLGE1
2009/2010Sat 01 MayHuddersfield2-1Colchester U.LGE1
2009/2010Sat 03 OctColchester U.1 - 0HuddersfieldLGE1
2008/2009Tue 03 MarHuddersfield2 - 2Colchester U.LGE1
2008/2009Sat 16 AugColchester U.0 - 0HuddersfieldLGE1
2005/2006Sat 11 FebHuddersfield2 - 0Colchester U.LGE1
2005/2006Sat 24 SepColchester U.1 - 1HuddersfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Huddersfield Town have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Terriers, with 4 goals against.

In complete contrast to Huddersfield, Colchester U. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the U's have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Huddersfield are holding the final promotion place in the Npower League One, and have accumulated 42 points from the 25 games they have played so far. Colchester U.'s 34 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Colchester U.62228128

FootyMad's prediction ...

Huddersfield may be coming up against a decent side in Colchester U., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Terriers. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Huddersfield Won 3 successive home games.
15 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Colchester U. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.