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Coventry City arrive at MKM Stadium on Friday for the Championship tie with home team Hull City.
All Hull City v Coventry City match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Hull City will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 0-1 Championship success vs Leicester City.
In that match, Hull City managed 35% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 4 on target. The scorer for Hull City was Liam Delap (15'). Leicester City got 21 shots on goal with 1 of them on target.
Hull City have been conceding pretty frequently of late, but they’ve also found ways to score goals themselves. Over their last 6 matches, Hull City have seen their goal breached in 5 of them while also scoring in 6 of those matches.
Their previous form shows that Hull City:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Coventry City in their previous 3 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 6 league matches at home.
Last time out, Coventry City drew 3-3 in the Championship tie with Watford.
In that game, Coventry City had 53% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. For Coventry City, goals were scored by Milan van Ewijk (41') and Matt Godden (87'). At the other end, Watford got 14 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Mileta Rajovic (35', 79'), Matheus Martins (52') and Wesley Hoedt (64' Own goal) scored for Watford.
Mark Robins's Coventry City have turned their attacks into goals a total of 9 times throughout their latest sextet of matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during those matches adds up to 8.
Coming into this contest, Coventry City are without a win away from home in their last 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 10/12/2011 tells us that Hull City have won 3 of them & Coventry City 2, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
An aggregate of 13 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 7 for The Tigers and 6 for The Sky Blues. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The previous league encounter between the two was Championship match day 36 on 11/03/2023 and the score finished Coventry City 1-1 Hull City.
On that occasion, Coventry City had 55% possession and 25 shots on goal with 6 on target. The scorer was Matt Godden (71').
Hull City had 11 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Óscar Estupiñán (52') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Joshua Smith.
Team News: Hull City
The Hull City manager Liam Rosenior has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this clash owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Coventry City
In an otherwise available group, there is just the lone fitness worry for the Coventry City boss Mark Robins to be concerned with. Callum O'Hare (Cruciate Ligament Injury) won’t be in action.
It’s looking like Coventry City and Hull City may well end up cancelling each other out here.
It could well end in a draw. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a very close game with a 1-1 draw at the end of the match.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: MKM Stadium (25,586)
Captain: Lewis Coyle
Chairman: Acun Ilıcalı
Manager: Liam Rosenior
Competitions: Championship position 6
⭐ Star Man: Aaron Connolly
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Aaron Connolly was born in Galway, Rep. Ireland. Having made his senior debut playing for Brighton & Hove Albion in the 2019 - 2020 season, the skilful Forward has contributed 3 league goals in the Championship 2023 - 2024 season so far coming from a total of 5 appearances.