FootyMAD's Bolton Wanderers match preview

Last updated : 24 August 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Southampton v Bolton Wanderers fixture

Southampton prepare to entertain Bolton Wanderers at St. Marys on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 18 games played, Saints have recorded 7 wins, and Bolton Wdrs. have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. Marys was less than a year ago, in April 2004, with Bolton Wdrs. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Saints in a Premiership match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 24 AprSouthampton1-2Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2003/2004Tue 16 DecBolton Wdrs.1 - 0SouthamptonLC
2003/2004Sat 08 NovBolton Wdrs.0 - 0SouthamptonPREM
2002/2003Sat 03 MaySouthampton0 - 0Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2002/2003Sat 28 SepBolton Wdrs.1 - 1SouthamptonPREM
2001/2002Sat 23 FebSouthampton0 - 0Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2001/2002Tue 27 NovBolton Wdrs.2 - 2SouthamptonLC

Recent respective form guides

Southampton have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Saints in those games, with 8 conceded.

Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The The Trotters's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Southampton's 3 points from 2 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Bolton Wdrs.'s 3 points from 2 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Saints go into their game against Bolton Wdrs. in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Southampton Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Bolton Wdrs. 9 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.