FM Preview: Bradford City v Barnet 17 Apr 2010

Last updated : 16 April 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Bradford City v Barnet fixture

Barnet face a trip to Bradford City at Coral Windows Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. While the majority of previous matches have ended up drawn, a win has yet to be registered by Bees.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2008, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3 - 3 draw in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 19 SepBarnet2 - 2Bradford CityLGE2
2008/2009Sat 21 FebBarnet4 - 1Bradford CityLGE2
2008/2009Sat 01 NovBradford City3 - 3BarnetLGE2
2007/2008Tue 08 AprBradford City1 - 1BarnetLGE2
2007/2008Sat 01 SepBarnet2 - 1Bradford CityLGE2
1993/1994Tue 03 MayBradford City2 - 1BarnetLGE1
1993/1994Sat 06 NovBarnet1 - 2Bradford CityLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bradford City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Bantams in those games, with 6 conceded.

Barnet have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bees have hit 8 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bradford City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 52 points from their 42 games played so far, Barnet are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 45 points from 41 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Barnet on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Bees. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Bradford City No sequences of note
Barnet Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.