Hull City and Bristol City meet at Kingston Communications Stadium, in a match for the 5th round of the Championship. The record of direct confrontations disputed in this stadium indicates total balance between these two teams, as there was 1 draw and 1 victory for each team in the last 3 games. Indeed, the last time these two teams met in this stadium was 05-05-2019, for the Championship, which ended in a draw for (1‑1). J. Irvine (55 ‘) scored the goals of the match, for Hull City, and M. Henriksen (90’ Autogolo), for Bristol City. Particular attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams have significantly different results at home and abroad.
Hull City :
After 1 win, 1 draw and 2 losses, the home team is currently in 15th position, with 4 points won. In his last game, he lost to Blackburn Rovers at home by (0-1), after in the previous match having drawn (1‑1) out, in a match against Brentford. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 matches he has recorded 2 wins, 5 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 20 goals scored and 31 suffered; against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in his stadium, with 29 goals scored and 16 suffered. In the last 10 games played at home for all competitions, Hull City won 5, drew 2 and lost 3. The team has not been very strong defensively, since it has always suffered goals in the last 4 games, but its attack has marked regularly, as he scored goals in 3 of the last 4 games for this competition.
Hull City comes to this match after a defeat, 0-1, against Blackburn, adding the second consecutive day without a victory in this competition. We emphasize that the local team won one of the four games played in the second English division. Coach Grant McCann usually plays 4-3-3, in which Grosicki, Bowen and Josh Magennis are the team’s most offensive references. It is important to point out the quality of the right winger Jarrod Bowen, who scored 2 goals and made 1 assist. There are no major absences for this game.
Bristol City :
After 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss, the away team is currently in 7th position, with 7 points won. In their last game, they won Derby County out by (1-2), after in the previous match they won at home, in a game against Queens Park Rangers, by (2-0). This is a team that curiously conquers more positive results as a visitor than at home, since in the last 30 matches it records 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 44 goals scored and 22 suffered; against 5 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses in his stadium, with 18 goals scored and 24 suffered. In the last 10 games played as a visitor for all competitions, Bristol City won 6, drew 2 and lost 2. Their defense has not been very solid, since they suffered goals in 3 of the last 4 matches, but their attack has marked regularly, since he scored at least one goal in each of the last 4 games for this competition.
Bristol City comes to this game with a 1-2 victory in the Derby visit, adding their second successive victory in this competition: Weimann and Brownhill scored their goals. In this match against Hull City, a team that has had great difficulties, coach Lee Johnson must organize his team in a 3-5-2, in which Wiemann and Afobe occupy the most advanced positions. So far, Austrian Andreas Weimann is the star of the team, with 2 goals and 1 assist. All equipment is available for this game.