Bolton Wdrs. prepare to entertain Stoke City at Reebok Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 40 games played, The Trotters have recorded 20 wins, and Stoke City have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Reebok Stadium was just last season, in August 2008, with Bolton Wdrs. running out comfortable 3-1 winners 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:|
|2008/2009||Wed 04 Mar||Stoke City||2 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 Aug||Bolton Wdrs.||3-1||Stoke City||PREM|
|1996/1997||Wed 29 Jan||Stoke City||1 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 28 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 1||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Wed 03 May||Stoke City||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Sat 03 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 0||Stoke City||CHMP|
|1993/1994||Tue 22 Feb||Stoke City||2 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Bolton Wanderers have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
Stoke City's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Potters have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bolton Wdrs. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 3 points from their 4 games thus far. Stoke City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 7 from their 5 games so far.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing seems to be going right for the The Trotters at home recently, and I can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Potters come away with an easy victory. Away win
|Bolton Wdrs.||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Stoke City||Last drawn game 4 outings ago.|