FM Preview: Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur 21 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 20th April 2012
The game between Queens Park Rangers and Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on 21st April 2012 at 17:30 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur fixture
Tottenham Hotspur travel to take on Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road at tea-time on Saturday, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 23 games played, Spurs have recorded 5 wins, and Queens Park Rangers have come away with 10 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Queens Park Rangers was well over fifteen years ago, back in September 1995, with Tottenham Hotspur inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Rangers in a Premiership match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 30 Oct||Tottenham H.||3 - 1||Q.P.R.||Premier League|
|1995/1996||Sat 09 Dec||Tottenham H.||1 - 0||Q.P.R.||Premiership|
|1995/1996||Mon 25 Sep||Q.P.R.||2-3||Tottenham H.||Premiership|
|1994/1995||Sat 06 May||Q.P.R.||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premiership|
|1994/1995||Sat 08 Oct||Tottenham H.||1 - 1||Q.P.R.||Premiership|
|1993/1994||Sat 07 May||Tottenham H.||1 - 2||Q.P.R.||Premiership|
|1993/1994||Sat 27 Nov||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Queens Park Rangers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Rangers in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Tottenham Hotspur is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Spurs have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Queens Park Rangers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 31 points from 34 matches.
Tottenham Hotspur's total of 59 points from their 33 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
|Queens Park Rangers||6||3||0||3||9||9||9|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Tottenham Hotspur on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Queens Park Rangers. No-score draw
|Queens Park Rangers||Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Tottenham Hotspur||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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