FM Preview: Brentford v Peterborough United 23 Oct 2010

Last updated : 22 October 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brentford v Peterborough United fixture

Brentford are ready to welcome Peterborough United to Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bees are clearly on top, winning 56.52% of the games played between the two.

The previous match played between the two at Griffin Park was within the last three years, in March 2008, with Peterborough inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bees in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Tue 11 MarBrentford1-2PeterboroughLGE2
2007/2008Sat 24 NovPeterborough7 - 0BrentfordLGE2
2004/2005Mon 28 MarBrentford0 - 0PeterboroughLGE1
2004/2005Sat 21 AugPeterborough3 - 0BrentfordLGE1
2003/2004Sat 17 JanPeterborough0 - 0BrentfordLGE1
2003/2004Tue 04 NovPeterborough3 - 2BrentfordASSM
2003/2004Sat 16 AugBrentford0 - 3PeterboroughLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Brentford are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Bees's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Peterborough have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Brentford are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 12 points from their 12 games thus far. Peterborough are holding the final promotion place in the Npower League One, and have accumulated 22 points from the 12 games they have played so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Bees of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Peterborough, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Brentford No sequences of note
Peterborough Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.