Coventry prepare to entertain Walsall at Highfield Road Stadium on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Sky Blues are clearly on top, having won 10 and lost only 2 of the 16 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Highfield Road Stadium was less than a year ago, in October 2002, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Tue 15 Apr||Walsall||0 - 0||Coventry||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Oct||Coventry||0-0||Walsall||LD1|
|2001/2002||Tue 19 Feb||Coventry||2 - 1||Walsall||LD1|
|2001/2002||Sun 14 Oct||Walsall||0 - 1||Coventry||LD1|
|1963/1964||Sat 21 Dec||Coventry||1 - 0||Walsall||DIV3|
|1963/1964||Sat 31 Aug||Walsall||0 - 3||Coventry||DIV3|
|1960/1961||Sat 18 Mar||Coventry||1 - 2||Walsall||DIV3|
Recent respective form guides
Coventry City's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Sky Blues have scored 5, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Walsall's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Saddlers have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Walsall are leading the way in the Nationwide League Division One, with their 1 games giving them a return of 3 points.
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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 Walsall claiming victory in a close match.
|Coventry||Failed to win in previous 9 home matches.|
Not won in the 12 most recent games.
|Walsall||6 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.