Brentford play host to Southampton at Griffin Park on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 18 games played, Bees have recorded 8 wins, and Southampton have come away with 5 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Brentford was just over four years ago, in March 2005, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners 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 22 Aug||Southampton||1 - 1||Brentford||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Tue 01 Mar||Brentford||1-3||Southampton||FAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 19 Feb||Southampton||2 - 2||Brentford||FAC|
|1997/1998||Tue 30 Sep||Brentford||0 - 2||Southampton||LGEC|
|1997/1998||Wed 17 Sep||Southampton||3 - 1||Brentford||LGEC|
|1959/1960||Sat 02 Jan||Southampton||2 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|1959/1960||Sat 29 Aug||Brentford||2 - 2||Southampton||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Brentford have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Bees score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 3.
The Saints have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Saints's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Brentford's 33 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Southampton see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 29 points from their 25 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the Bees, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. No-score draw
|Brentford||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Southampton||5 games since last defeat.|