FM Preview: Brentford v Bristol Rovers 26 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 25th February 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Brentford and Bristol Rovers at 15:00 on Saturday, 26th February 2011 in the League One.
Brentford prepare to entertain Bristol Rovers at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was just last season, in September 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Sep||Brentford||1-3||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Sat 13 Jan||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Mon 28 Aug||Brentford||2 - 6||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|1999/2000||Sat 04 Dec||Brentford||0 - 3||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|1999/2000||Sat 07 Aug||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Brentford have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Bees in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Bristol Rvs. is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! While the Pirates have hit 5 goals, 25 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Brentford see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 39 points from their 30 games played so far, Bristol Rvs. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 30 points from their 31 games thus far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Bristol Rvs. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Bees in a close run game. Home Win
|Brentford||4 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Bristol Rvs.||Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.|
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.