FM Preview: Bristol Rovers v Brentford 11 Sep 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th September 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Bristol Rovers and Brentford at 15:00 on Saturday, 11th September 2010 in the League One.
Brentford face a trip to Bristol Rovers at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 38 games played, Bees have recorded 12 wins, and Bristol Rvs. have come away with 16 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, when they played out a goalless draw 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:|
|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|
|1997/1998||Sat 02 May||Bristol Rvs.||2 - 1||Brentford||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Bristol Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Pirates have scored 4, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Brentford have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Bees's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Bristol Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 5 points from their 5 matches. Brentford are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 4 points from their 5 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 ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Brentford on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Bristol Rvs.. Score draw
|Bristol Rvs.||4 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Brentford||Last drawn game 5 outings ago.|
|04 Sep 2010|
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