Colchester U. travel to take on West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon,
The last time the two teams met at West Brom. was back in September 1996, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 21 Sep||Colchester U.||2 - 1||West Brom.||LGEC|
|1996/1997||Tue 03 Sep||West Brom.||1 - 3||Colchester U.||LGEC|
|1996/1997||Tue 20 Aug||Colchester U.||2 - 3||West Brom.||LGEC|
|1967/1968||Wed 31 Jan||West Brom.||4 - 0||Colchester U.||FAC|
|1967/1968||Sat 27 Jan||Colchester U.||1 - 1||West Brom.||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While The Baggies have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.
Colchester U.'s away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
West Brom.'s 5 points from 3 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Colchester U. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 0 points from their 3 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Baggies, as the U's have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|West Brom.||Drawn each of their last 2 games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Colchester U.||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.