Crystal Palace face a trip to West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns 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 lose 12 and win only 5 of the 22 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Wed 12 Mar||West Brom.||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||West Brom.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Wed 14 Mar||West Brom.||2 - 3||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 17 Oct||Crystal Palace||0 - 2||West Brom.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 01 Feb||West Brom.||2 - 2||Crystal Palace||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Oct||Crystal Palace||3 - 0||West Brom.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Mar||West Brom.||2 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the The Baggies in those games, with 8 conceded.
In complete contrast to West Brom., Crystal Palace are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
West Brom. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 8 games giving them a return of 20 points. Crystal Palace find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 8 points from their 7 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Eagles are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against West Brom.. Home win
|West Brom.||Won 4 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Crystal Palace||No sequences of note|