Brentford play host to Scunthorpe United at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The Bees have tasted victory on 12 of the 15 occassions the teams have met.
The last time the two teams met at Brentford was back in November 1999, over five years ago, as the Bees squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 4-3 in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2001/2002||Sat 08 Dec||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 2||Brentford||FAC|
|1999/2000||Tue 21 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|1999/2000||Fri 12 Nov||Brentford||4-3||Scunthorpe U.||LGE1|
|1998/1999||Sat 10 Apr||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Tue 20 Oct||Brentford||2 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||LGE2|
|1983/1984||Sat 05 May||Brentford||3 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||LGE1|
|1983/1984||Mon 02 Jan||Scunthorpe U.||4 - 4||Brentford||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Brentford have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.
Scunthorpe U. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Bees's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Scunthorpe U.. Home Win
|Brentford||6 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Scunthorpe U.||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
7 games since last defeat.