FM Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Blackburn Rovers 22 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 21st May 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Wolverhampton Wanderers take on Blackburn Rovers in a Premier League match on 22nd May 2011 at 16:00.
History of the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Blackburn Rovers fixture
Blackburn Rovers face a trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Rovers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 25 and win only 8 of the 43 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 04 Dec||Blackburn R.||3 - 0||Wolves||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Apr||Wolves||1-1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Blackburn R.||3 - 1||Wolves||Premier League|
|2003/2004||Wed 07 Jan||Wolves||2 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premiership|
|2003/2004||Sat 16 Aug||Blackburn R.||5 - 1||Wolves||Premiership|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Apr||Wolves||0 - 0||Blackburn R.||League Division One|
|2000/2001||Sat 18 Nov||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Wolves||League Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Wolverhampton Wanderers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Wolves in those games, with 9 conceded.
The away form of Blackburn Rovers is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Rovers have hit 7 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 40 points from 37 matches.
Blackburn Rovers find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 40 points from their 37 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Wolves, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Blackburn Rovers||Not won in previous 9 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here