Watford face a trip to Coventry City at Coventry Arena on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 35 games played, Hornets have recorded 12 wins, and Coventry City have come away with 17 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2004, the Sky Blues carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Watford||2 - 3||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Dec||Coventry City||1 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Jan||Coventry City||0 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Tue 21 Oct||Watford||1 - 1||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 01 Feb||Coventry City||0 - 1||Watford||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Mon 26 Aug||Watford||5 - 2||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Mar||Watford||3 - 0||Coventry City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Coventry City have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Sky Blues in those games, with 8 conceded.
The away form of Watford however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. Those games have seen the Hornets pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.
Coventry City are currently lying in 19th place in Coca Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 9 from their 10 matches played. Watford are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 18 points from 10 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Watford are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Coventry City. Away win
|Coventry City||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Watford||Undefeated in last 7 away games.|