FM Preview: Brentford v Exeter City 06 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 5th March 2012
The game between Brentford and Exeter City in the League One on 6th March 2012 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Brentford v Exeter City fixture
Brentford prepare to entertain Exeter City at Griffin Park on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bees are clearly on top, having won 30 and lost only 8 of the 47 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was just last season, in January 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a (Associate Members) match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 16 Aug||Exeter City||1 - 2||Brentford||League One|
|2010/2011||Mon 07 Feb||Exeter City||1 - 2||Brentford||(Associate Members)|
|2010/2011||Mon 17 Jan||Brentford||1-1||Exeter City||(Associate Members)|
|2010/2011||Fri 14 Jan||Brentford||1 - 1||Exeter City||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Exeter City||2 - 4||Brentford||League One|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Brentford||0 - 0||Exeter City||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Exeter City||3 - 0||Brentford||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Brentford are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Bees, with 7 goals against.
The away form of Exeter City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Grecians have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Brentford's 44 points from 32 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Exeter City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 34 points from 34 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Exeter City 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||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Exeter City||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here