Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon, 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 24 and win only 8 of the 47 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2009, the Pompey carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Portsmouth||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||2 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 09 Feb||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Portsmouth||3 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||3 - 2||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2006/2007||Mon 25 Sep||Portsmouth||0 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 01 Feb||Portsmouth||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
The away form of Bolton Wdrs. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the The Trotters have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Portsmouth find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 4 games have yielded only 0 points. Bolton Wdrs. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 0 points from their 3 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pompey, as the The Trotters have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Portsmouth||7 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
|Bolton Wdrs.||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.