FootyMAD's Sheffield Wednesday match preview

Last updated : 25 February 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brentford v Sheffield Wednesday fixture

Brentford prepare to entertain Sheffield Wednesday at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 11 games played, Bees have recorded 4 wins, and Sheff. Wed. have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was just last season, in October 2003, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 11 DecSheff. Wed.1 - 2BrentfordLGE1
2003/2004Sat 10 AprSheff. Wed.1 - 1BrentfordLGE1
2003/2004Sat 04 OctBrentford0-3Sheff. Wed.LGE1
1990/1991Tue 09 OctBrentford1 - 2Sheff. Wed.LC
1990/1991Wed 26 SepSheff. Wed.1 - 1BrentfordLC
1985/1986Tue 15 OctSheff. Wed.2 - 0BrentfordLC
1985/1986Wed 25 SepBrentford2 - 2Sheff. Wed.LC

Recent respective form guides

Brentford have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

The The Owls have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in the last six, but with four of them resulting in draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the The Owls, and 5 goals against.

Brentford's 50 points from 31 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Sheff. Wed. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 58 points from 34 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Sheff. Wed.63219611

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bees go into their game against Sheff. Wed. in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Brentford Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Sheff. Wed. Undefeated in last 8 away games.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.