Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to Portsmouth at Fratton 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 lose 22 and win only 7 of the 43 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 24 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 May||Portsmouth||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 27 Nov||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Jan||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2003/2004||Tue 26 Aug||Portsmouth||4 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2000/2001||Tue 13 Feb||Portsmouth||1 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|2000/2001||Sat 16 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||2 - 0||Portsmouth||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.
Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Trotters's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Portsmouth are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 17 points from their 23 games thus far. Bolton Wdrs.'s 36 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the The Trotters has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Portsmouth. Away win
|Portsmouth||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Bolton Wdrs.||6 games since last defeat.|