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Nic Ladds 26th Dec 2009 - 10:57

Championship Opta Facts - December 26

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Cardiff v Plymouth

  • Cardiff City have suffered only one defeat in their last eight meetings with Plymouth.
  • Plymouth have lost on their last two trips to Cardiff by a score of 1-0.
  • The Bluebirds have kept three consecutive clean sheets in the Championship.
  • Chris Burke has scored in each of his last three league appearances for Cardiff.
  • Plymouth have failed to score in five successive league matches.

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Coventry v Doncaster

  • There have only been three goals scored in the last four meetings between these two sides.
  • Coventry have only suffered one defeat in their previous six home meetings with Doncaster Rovers.
  • Freddy Eastwood has managed four goals in his last two league appearances for Coventry.
  • The Sky Blues have only won once in their last seven home matches in the Championship.
  • Billy Sharp has found the net in six consecutive league games for Doncaster.
    Rovers have kept four clean sheets in as many league matches.

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Crystal Palace v Ipswich

  • Only two of the last 13 meetings between these teams have ended in a home win.
  • Ipswich have lost just once in their last five meetings with the Eagles, winning three times.
  • Darren Ambrose hit a brace for Palace in their 3-1 win at Ipswich Town earlier this season.
  • Palace have only lost once in their last eight league games at home.
    Ipswich are unbeaten in 10 league matches, but seven of those have ended level.

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Derby v Blackpool

  • Blackpool have only been able to win once in their last six visits to Derby.
  • Only one of their last eight league meetings has ended in a draw - this coming earlier this season at Blackpool (0-0).
  • There have only been three goals scored in total in the last three league matches involving Derby.
  • Derby have managed only one first half goal in their last eight league games.
  • Blackpool have collected only one victory in their last five league outings.

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Leicester v Sheffield United

  • The Foxes have only managed to win once in their last six meetings with Sheffield United.
  • There have been 12 goals scored in the last three matches between United and the Foxes in Leicester.
  • Leicester City have only failed to find the net once in their last 16 league matches.
  • There have been 13 goals scored in the last three Championship games involving the Foxes.
  • Sheffield United are unbeaten in seven league games.
  • The Blades have conceded only once in their last four league matches.

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Middlesbrough v Scunthorpe

  • Middlesbrough have won three of their last four meetings with the Iron.
  • Scunthorpe's last win at Middlesbrough came back in November 1961, losing on their three trips since then.
  • Middlesbrough have won only once in the nine league games since Gareth Southgate was sacked as manager.
  • The Teeside club have failed to find the net in three successive league fixtures.
  • Scunthorpe have only managed five goals in their last eight league matches.

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Preston v Barnsley

  • Only two of the last 16 league encounters between these two sides have ended level.
  • The home side has only won twice in the last six encounters between Preston and Barnsley.
  • Preston have failed to find the net in five of their last seven encounters in the Championship.
  • Alan Irvine's side have won just once in their last nine league games.
  • The last three league games involving Barnsley have all ended level.

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QPR v Bristol City

  • The home side has not lost in any of the last nine encounters between these two teams.
  • Bristol City have only scored three goals in their last 10 trips to Queens Park Rangers.
  • QPR are without a win in their last six league games, picking up only three points during this period.
  • Rangers' haven't managed to win any of their last five games at Loftus Road in the Championship.
  • Bristol City have collected only one win in their last eight league matches.

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Reading v Swansea

  • The away side has failed to score in three consecutive encounters between these two teams.
  • Swansea's last win at Reading came back in April 1985 - a run of 12 trips without a victory.
  • Reading have found the net in eight successive league matches, after failing to score in seven of their previous 14.
  • 10 of Reading's last 12 league goals have arrived in the second half.
  • Swansea have lost only once in their last eight league games away from home.

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Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle

  • Newcastle have won their last three matches against the Owls, including an 8-0 win in September 1999.
  • The Owls have won just once in their last eight meetings with Newcastle, but this did come at home.
  • The Owls have lost five successive league games.
  • Sheffield Wednesday have not scored in 617 minutes of league football.
  • Newcastle are unbeaten in nine league games, conceding only four goals in the process.

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Watford v Nottingham Forest

  • The last three games between these two sides have witnessed 14 goals.
    Forest have only lost once in their last five trips to Vicarage Road.
  • Watford have lost four of their last five league games.
  • The Hornets have won four of their last five in the league at Vicarage Road.
  • Forest have conceded only six goals in their last 11 league games.
  • Billy Davies' side are the only remaining unbeaten side away from home this season in all four divisions, avoiding defeat in 11 successive trips this term.

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West Brom v Peterborough

  • West Brom have won four and drawn one of their last five encounters with the Posh.
  • Six of the last seven goals scored in meetings between these two sides have arrived in the first half.
  • Simon Cox has scored five goals in his last five league appearances for West Brom.
  • West Brom have suffered only one defeat in their last eight matches in the Championship.
  • Peterborough have picked up only two points in their last seven league games away from home.

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