FM Preview: Queens Park Rangers v Blackburn Rovers 15 Oct 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 14th October 2011
The game between Queens Park Rangers and Blackburn Rovers in the Premier League on 15th October 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Queens Park Rangers v Blackburn Rovers fixture
Blackburn Rovers travel to take on Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 18 games played, Rovers have recorded 6 wins, and Queens Park Rangers have come away with 9 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Queens Park Rangers was more than a decade ago, in April 2001, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a League Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|1995/1996||Sat 13 Jan||Q.P.R.||0 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Queens Park Rangers need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. Rangers have conceded a disappointing 10 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Blackburn Rovers's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rovers have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Queens Park Rangers see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 8 points from their 7 games played so far,
Blackburn Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 4 points from their 7 games thus far.
Current overall team form
|Queens Park Rangers||6||1||2||3||4||11||5|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Blackburn Rovers on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Queens Park Rangers. No-score draw
|Queens Park Rangers||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 7 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Blackburn Rovers||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here