FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Queens Park Rangers 11 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th February 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Blackburn Rovers and Queens Park Rangers at 15:00 on 11th February 2012 in the Premier League.
History of the Blackburn Rovers v Queens Park Rangers fixture
Blackburn Rovers prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, winning 52.63% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was just last season, in January 2011, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 15 Oct||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 08 Jan||Blackburn R.||1-0||Q.P.R.||F.A. Cup|
|2005/2006||Sat 07 Jan||Blackburn R.||3 - 0||Q.P.R.||F.A. Cup|
|2000/2001||Sat 07 Apr||Q.P.R.||1 - 3||Blackburn R.||League Division One|
|2000/2001||Sat 09 Dec||Blackburn R.||0 - 0||Q.P.R.||League Division One|
|1999/2000||Sat 30 Oct||Blackburn R.||0 - 2||Q.P.R.||League Division One|
|1999/2000||Sat 02 Oct||Q.P.R.||0 - 0||Blackburn R.||League Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The Rovers's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
The away form of Queens Park Rangers is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Rangers have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackburn Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 18 points from their 24 games thus far.
Queens Park Rangers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 21 points from 24 matches.
Current overall team form
|Queens Park Rangers||6||2||1||3||7||7||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Ewood Park for the Rovers and the Madmen are unable to see past Queens Park Rangers claiming victory in a close match.
|Blackburn Rovers||16 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Queens Park Rangers||Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here