FM Preview: Grimsby Town v Barnet 01 May 2010

Last updated : 30 April 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Grimsby Town v Barnet fixture

Barnet face a trip to Grimsby Town at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 1 wins from the previous 4 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2008, with Barnet inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Mighty Mariners in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 03 OctBarnet3 - 0Grimsby TownLGE2
2008/2009Tue 10 FebBarnet3 - 3Grimsby TownLGE2
2008/2009Sat 27 SepGrimsby Town0 - 1BarnetLGE2
2007/2008Tue 11 MarGrimsby Town4 - 1BarnetLGE2
2007/2008Sat 24 NovBarnet0 - 3Grimsby TownLGE2
2006/2007Sat 21 AprGrimsby Town5 - 0BarnetLGE2
2006/2007Tue 05 DecBarnet0 - 1Grimsby TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Grimsby Town are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Barnet is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Bees have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Grimsby Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just 41 points from their 44 games thus far. Barnet are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 45 points from 44 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Grimsby Town63129910
Barnet61056113

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Mighty Mariners, as the Bees have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Grimsby Town Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Barnet Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.