FootyMAD's Peterborough United match preview

Last updated : 01 April 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Peterborough United v Huddersfield Town fixture

Huddersfield pack their bags to visit Peterborough United at London Road Ground on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 3 of the 6 previous games, with the hosts winning just 2.

The previous match played between the two at London Road Ground was within the last three years, in August 2002, with Huddersfield inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Posh in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 28 AugHuddersfield2 - 1PeterboroughLGE1
2002/2003Sat 11 JanHuddersfield0 - 1PeterboroughLGE1
2002/2003Sat 17 AugPeterborough0 - 1HuddersfieldLGE1
2001/2002Wed 26 DecHuddersfield3 - 1PeterboroughLGE1
2001/2002Mon 27 AugPeterborough1 - 2HuddersfieldLGE1
1995/1996Tue 06 FebHuddersfield2 - 0PeterboroughFAC
1994/1995Sat 01 AprHuddersfield1 - 2PeterboroughLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Peterborough United's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Posh have scored 6, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Huddersfield is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Terriers have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Peterborough are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 32 points from their 39 games thus far. Huddersfield see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 54 points from their 40 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Terriers out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Peterborough. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Peterborough Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Huddersfield 9 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.