Coventry face a trip to Preston North End at Deepdale on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, Sky Blues have recorded 1 wins, and Preston NE have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2003, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Apr||Preston NE||2 - 2||Coventry||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 30 Nov||Coventry||1 - 2||Preston NE||LD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 06 Apr||Preston NE||4 - 0||Coventry||LD1|
|2001/2002||Wed 31 Oct||Coventry||2 - 2||Preston NE||LD1|
|2000/2001||Wed 27 Sep||Coventry||4 - 1||Preston NE||LC|
|2000/2001||Tue 19 Sep||Preston NE||1 - 3||Coventry||LC|
|1966/1967||Sat 11 Feb||Coventry||2 - 1||Preston NE||DIV2|
Recent respective form guides
Preston North End have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.
The away form of Coventry is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Sky Blues have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Preston NE are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 4 points from 6 matches. Coventry find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 5 points from their 5 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the North End, as the Sky Blues have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Preston NE||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .|
|Coventry||Not won in previous 8 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.