FM Preview: Brentford v Walsall 14 Aug 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th August 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Brentford and Walsall at 15:00 on Saturday, 14th August 2010 in the League One.
Brentford prepare to entertain Walsall at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bees are clearly on top, having won 22 and lost only 4 of the 36 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was less than a year ago, in November 2009, the Bees carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Feb||Walsall||2 - 1||Brentford||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 28 Nov||Brentford||1-0||Walsall||FAC|
|2009/2010||Sat 21 Nov||Brentford||1 - 1||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Brentford||5 - 0||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Tue 27 Sep||Walsall||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Mon 03 Jan||Brentford||1 - 0||Walsall||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||Walsall||0 - 1||Brentford||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Brentford are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Bees in those games, with 3 conceded.
The away form of Walsall is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Saddlers have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Brentford are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 0 points from their 1 games thus far. Walsall find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 0 points from their 1 matches.
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 Walsall 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 11 home games.|
|Walsall||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.