Crystal Palace face a trip to Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Eagles have recorded 5 wins, and Leicester City have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a F.A. Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Wed 14 Jan||Crystal Palace||2 - 1||Leicester City||FAC|
|2008/2009||Sat 03 Jan||Leicester City||0 - 0||Crystal Palace||FAC|
|2007/2008||Mon 28 Jan||Leicester City||1 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Crystal Palace||2 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 10 Mar||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Oct||Leicester City||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Fri 07 Apr||Leicester City||2 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Leicester City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 18 points from their 12 games so far. Crystal Palace see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 16 points from their 11 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
An indifferent set of results for Crystal Palace on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Eagles. Score draw
|Leicester City||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Crystal Palace||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
6 games since last defeat.