FM Preview: Brentford v Scunthorpe United 15 Oct 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 14th October 2011
The game between Brentford and Scunthorpe United in the League One on 15th October 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Brentford v Scunthorpe United fixture
Brentford play host to Scunthorpe United at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 13 wins out of 17 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Brentford was just over four years ago, in March 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Brentford||0-2||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 1||Brentford||League One|
|2005/2006||Sat 26 Nov||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 3||Brentford||League One|
|2005/2006||Sat 06 Aug||Brentford||2 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2001/2002||Sat 08 Dec||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 2||Brentford||F.A. Cup|
|1999/2000||Tue 21 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 0||Brentford||League Division Two|
|1999/2000||Fri 12 Nov||Brentford||4 - 3||Scunthorpe U.||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Brentford have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Bees's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Scunthorpe United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Iron's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Brentford lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 20 points from their 12 games so far.
Scunthorpe United find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 12 points from their 12 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Brentford are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw
|Brentford||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
|Scunthorpe United||An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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