FM Preview: West Bromwich Albion v Queens Park Rangers 14 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between West Bromwich Albion and Queens Park Rangers at 15:00 on 14th April 2012 in the Premier League.
History of the West Bromwich Albion v Queens Park Rangers fixture
West Bromwich Albion are ready to welcome Queens Park Rangers to The Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 18 games played, Baggies have recorded 9 wins, and Queens Park Rangers have come away with 3 victories.
The previous match played between the two at The Hawthorns was within the last three years, in December 2009, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Dec||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Mar||Q.P.R.||3 - 1||West Brom.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Mon 14 Dec||West Brom.||2-2||Q.P.R.||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sun 04 May||Q.P.R.||0 - 2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sun 30 Sep||West Brom.||5 - 1||Q.P.R.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 31 Mar||Q.P.R.||1 - 2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 31 Oct||West Brom.||3 - 3||Q.P.R.||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Baggies in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Queens Park Rangers is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Rangers have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Bromwich Albion see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 39 points from their 33 games played so far,
Queens Park Rangers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 31 points from 33 matches.
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||1||1||4||5||12||4|
|Queens Park Rangers||6||3||0||3||10||10||9|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but we think that Baggies's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Queens Park Rangers. Home Win
|West Bromwich Albion||10 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Queens Park Rangers||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 11 away matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here