FootyMAD's Blackburn Rovers match preview

Last updated : 27 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Blackburn Rovers v Bolton Wanderers fixture

Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Wednesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Trotters will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4 - 1 thriller, in a Premier League match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 18 OctBolton Wdrs.0 - 0Blackburn R.PREM
2007/2008Sun 24 FebBlackburn R.4 - 1Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2007/2008Sun 13 JanBolton Wdrs.1 - 2Blackburn R.PREM
2006/2007Sun 04 MarBolton Wdrs.1 - 2Blackburn R.PREM
2006/2007Sun 22 OctBlackburn R.0 - 1Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2005/2006Sat 14 JanBlackburn R.0 - 0Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2005/2006Sun 11 SepBolton Wdrs.0 - 0Blackburn R.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Blackburn Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The The Trotters's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Blackburn R. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 21 points from 21 matches. Bolton Wdrs. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 23 points from their 22 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Blackburn R.63309212
Bolton Wdrs.6105393

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Rovers, as the The Trotters have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Blackburn R. Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Bolton Wdrs. Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.