Coventry prepare to entertain Stoke City at Highfield Road Stadium on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Sky Blues are clearly on top, winning 54.55% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Highfield Road Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2003, with Stoke inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Sky Blues in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Mon 21 Apr||Coventry||0-1||Stoke||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Dec||Stoke||1 - 2||Coventry||LD1|
|1984/1985||Fri 17 May||Stoke||0 - 1||Coventry||DIV1|
|1984/1985||Tue 01 Jan||Coventry||4 - 0||Stoke||DIV1|
|1983/1984||Sat 18 Feb||Coventry||2 - 3||Stoke||DIV1|
|1983/1984||Sat 29 Oct||Stoke||1 - 3||Coventry||DIV1|
|1982/1983||Sat 07 May||Stoke||0 - 3||Coventry||DIV1|
Recent respective form guides
Coventry City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Sky Blues have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Stoke's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Coventry are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 2 points from 4 matches. Stoke see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division One, showing a record of 8 points from their 6 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Highfield Road Stadium for the Sky Blues and the Madmen are unable to see past Stoke claiming victory in a close match.
|Coventry||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Stoke||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.