Bradford City face a trip to Blackpool at Bloomfield Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bantams will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 16 and win only 5 of the 25 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2005, the Seasiders carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Tue 21 Mar||Bradford City||1 - 0||Blackpool||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Mon 29 Aug||Blackpool||1 - 0||Bradford City||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Tue 22 Feb||Blackpool||2 - 1||Bradford City||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Tue 19 Oct||Bradford City||2 - 1||Blackpool||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Wed 15 May||Blackpool||0 - 3||Bradford City||D2PO|
|1995/1996||Sun 12 May||Bradford City||0 - 2||Blackpool||D2PO|
|1995/1996||Sat 16 Dec||Blackpool||4 - 1||Bradford City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Blackpool remain unbeaten in their last six home games, though five of those have been draws. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Seasiders in those games, with 7 conceded.
Bradford City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Bantams's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Blackpool see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 18 points from their 15 games played so far, Bradford City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 22 from their 15 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Bradford City are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Bloomfield Road with a well-deserved point. Score draw
|Blackpool||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Bradford City||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.