Chelsea face a trip to Hull City at The KC Stadium at lunchtime on Saturday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the Blues have winning an impressive 12 games, and losing 4.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Chelsea||2 - 1||Hull City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Chelsea||0 - 0||Hull City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Hull City||0 - 3||Chelsea||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 26 Sep||Hull City||0 - 4||Chelsea||LGEC|
|1999/2000||Sat 11 Dec||Hull City||1 - 6||Chelsea||FAC|
|1991/1992||Sat 04 Jan||Hull City||0 - 2||Chelsea||FAC|
|1988/1989||Tue 28 Feb||Chelsea||2 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Hull City have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Chelsea have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Blues, and 7 goals against.
Hull City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 18 points from their 20 games thus far. Chelsea are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 45 points from the 20 games played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Chelsea are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Hull City||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Chelsea||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
8 games since last defeat.