Crystal Palace face a trip to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Eagles will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2007, with Crystal Palace inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Rangers in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 29 Nov||Crystal Palace||0 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 04 Dec||Q.P.R.||1 - 2||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Crystal Palace||3 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||Q.P.R.||4 - 2||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Tue 14 Feb||Crystal Palace||2 - 1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Mon 03 Oct||Q.P.R.||1 - 3||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Queens Park Rangers are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Eagles have hit 9 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Q.P.R.'s 56 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Crystal Palace's 51 points from 39 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Crystal Palace on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Q.P.R.. Score draw
|Q.P.R.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Crystal Palace||9 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.