Vital Football

Latest QPR News

The Stat Attack - Bristol City

The Stat Attack - Bristol City

On Saturday Rangers, fresh from the midweek victory over Swansea City, welcome Bristol City for the 36th league encounter between the two teams at Loftus Road. The first game was back on the 16th December 1922 when the visitors went back home celebrating a 2-1 victory. In the early games between the two clubs Bristol had the upper hand, and it took Rangers 6 attempts before they finally beat the team from Ashton Gate. This has now turned around as we haven`t lost against our visitors in the last 8 encounters, the last Bristol victory coming on 26th April 1977.


HEAD TO HEAD


At Loftus Road: Rangers wins 19, City wins 7, Drawn 9: R`s Goals 19 : City Goals 9

PREVIOUS SCORES

Only 1 game has ended goal less

Rangers have failed to score 6 times : City have failed to score 12 times

Highest Win: Rangers 5-0 (Dec 1936) : City 2-0 (3 times - last Mar 1938)
Most frequent Rangers win: 1-0 (5 Times)

Most frequent Rangers loss: 0-2 (3 times)

Most frequent draw: 1-1 (6 times)

RANGERS AT HOME THIS SEASON

At Loftus Road this season Rangers record reads:

Won 10 Drawn 5 Lost 4 Goals For 23 Goals Against 16

In the last 6 games:

Won 1 Drawn 3 Lost 2 Goals For 3 Goals Against 5

Of our 19 games at home we have kept 8 clean sheets but failed to score in 5 of the games, including 3 of the last 6 games.

Best win : 4-1 v Southampton

Worst defeat: 1-3 v Ipswich

Most frequent score: 1-0 (4 times)

BRISTOL CITY AWAY THIS SEASON

Won 8 Drawn 8 Lost 8 Goals For 21 Goals Against 21

In the last 6 games:

Won 4 Drawn 0 Lost 2 Goals For 10 Goals Against 5



In their 19 games away from home City have kept 9 clean sheets but failed to find the net in 8 games.

Best Win : 4-2 at Watford

Worst defeat: 2-4 at Crystal Palace

Most frequent score: 0-0,2-0 (3 times)



TIMES OF GOALS

Rangers have scored 23 goals at home : 11 before half time and 12 after.

We have conceded 16 goals : 6 before half time and 10 after.

Most goals scored : 76 to 90 mins (7) or 16 to 30 mins (6)

Most Goals Conceded : 61 to 75 mins (4)

Bristol City on the road:

City have scored 21 goals away : 9 before half time and 12 after

They have conceded 21 goals: 8 before half time and 13 after

Most goals scored : 46 to 60 mins ;61 to 75 mins; 76 to 90 mins (all 5)

Most Goals Conceded : 46 to 60 mins ; 61 to 75 mins (both 5)

SCORERS

Rangers leading scorers at Loftus Road: Blackstock (9)

Bristol leading scorers away: Adebola (4), Maynard (3)

PERFORMANCES

Rangers` home form against teams currently in the top 8 this season is:

Won 4 Drawn 2 and lost 1 Goals For 7 Goals Against 4

In fact none of the top 8 only Burnley and Preston have managed to score at Loftus Road, and both scored twice against us.

Bristol`s away form against mid table teams this season is:

Won 2 Drawn 1 and lost 3 Goals For 10 Goals Against 10

DISCIPLINE

Rangers at home: 26 Yellow - Leigertwood (4)

Red - Leigertwood

Bristol away: 26 Yellow - Orr (4)

Red - None

FORECAST
History shows that Loftus road is not a very happy hunting ground for Bristol City, as 9 goals in 35 visits shows. Rnagers will be buoyed by their midweek victory and I fully expect them to keep the momentum going on Saturday, after a goal less first half.

LENNY`S PREDICTION: Rangers 2-1

We want to know YOUR thoughts!

To have your say you can comment in the space provided below, or chat about it on the forum.







Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Lenny367
Date:Thursday March 19 2009
Time: 11:39AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

QPR Season in Review - January

RYAN Forrester continues his run-down of the 2015/16 season - with Hasselbaink making his additions

Midfielder Pens QPR Deal

QUEENS Park Rangers have secured the services of midfielder Ariel Borysiuk

QPR Draw Swindon Town

QUEENS Park Rangers have drawn Swindon Town in the EFL Cup First Round

QPR Open With Leeds

QUEENS Park Rangers now know the key date for the diary as the fixtures are announced for the 2016/17 season.

Archived Vital QPR Articles

Vital QPR articles from
As featured on NewsNow:Queens Park Rangers newsQueens Park Rangers News 24/7

Site Journalists

Boxer
Editor email
Profile
sandydl
no email
Profile
Superhoop50
no email
Profile
danielqpr
no email
Profile
JackSupple
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v Bristol City
Suggested By:
Ingram15%
Onuoha1%
Hall0%
Hill11%
Kpekawa1%
Gladwin1%
Henry15%
Faurlin52%
El-Khayati0%
Chery1%
Washington2%
Hoilett0%
Petrasso0%
Polter1%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.M Os2
2.Vexillarius_QPR1
3.rodneeranger1
4.QPR4Me1
5.dustman1