Hull City vs Coventry City Match Analysis & Prediction
15/09/2023 9:45 pm
A promising start to the Championship season sees Hull City face Coventry City brimming with confidence and keen to use it as a platform to build on at The MKM Stadium on Friday.
The hosts currently find themselves in sixth place in the Championship standings on 10 points after five matches, two points adrift of second-placed Ipswich Town in the automatic promotion spots.
Hull City claimed a 1-0 victory over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium in their last Championship match, extending their unbeaten run to four games.
The Tigers have one win and one draw this season in their two previous Championship matches at The MKM Stadium. They have a six-game home unbeaten run dating back to April 1 against Rotherham United.
Coventry City played out a 3-3 draw against Watford at The Coventry Building Society Arena in their last league match to extend their unbeaten run to four games.
That result have seen them sit in 14th place in the league table on six points, two points ahead of 21st-placed Huddersfield Town just outside the relegation zone.
When these two sides last met in Championship action, they played out a 1-1 draw at The Coventry Building Society Arena last season. Oscar Estupinan opened the scoring for Hull City in the 52nd minute before Matt Godden equalised in the 71st minute.
Hull City vs. Coventry City Head to head
In the 14 previous meetings between these two teams, Hull City have claimed six victories while Coventry City have won five, and they have drawn in three. Coventry have scored 12 goals and conceded 13 in the process.
31/03/2012Hull City0Coventry City2Championship
30/10/2021Hull City0Coventry City1Championship
16/03/2022Coventry City0Hull City2Championship
27/08/2022Hull City3Coventry City2Championship
11/03/2023Coventry City1Hull City1Championship
Hull City Team News
Hull City manager Liam Rosenior is expected to utilise a 4-2-3-1 formation, which would see Aaron Connolly lead the line up front.
The lone striker is likely to be supported by the trio of Adama Traore, Liam Delap and Scott Twine, while Matt Ingram will keep his place in goal.
Hull City's Last 5 Matches
08/08/2023Hull City1Doncaster Rovers2League Cup
12/08/2023Hull City4Sheffield Wednesday2Championship
19/08/2023Blackburn Rovers1Hull City2Championship
25/08/2023Hull City1Bristol City1Championship
02/09/2023Leicester City0Hull City1Championship
Coventry City Team News
Coventry City are likely to line up in a 3-4-1-2 formation, with Matt Godden and Haji Wright likely to lead the line up front, supported by centre-forward Kasey Palmer.
Josh Eccles and Ben Sheaf are expected to anchor the midfield, with Milan van Ewijk and Jay Dasilva starting at either flank.
Coventry City's Last 5 Matches
09/08/2023AFC Wimbledon2Coventry City1League Cup
19/08/2023Swansea City1Coventry City1Championship
Hull City vs. Coventry City: Odds and Predictions
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