FootyMAD's Bristol Rovers match preview

Last updated : 13 April 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Barnet v Bristol Rovers fixture

Barnet prepare to entertain Bristol Rovers at Underhill Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Though past meetings have resulted in more draws than losses for Bees.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Underhill Stadium was just last season, in August 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline 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:
2006/2007Sun 26 NovBristol Rvs.2 - 0BarnetLGE2
2005/2006Sat 26 NovBristol Rvs.2 - 1BarnetLGE2
2005/2006Sat 06 AugBarnet1-1Bristol Rvs.LGE2
2004/2005Wed 03 NovBristol Rvs.2 - 0BarnetASSM
1993/1994Sat 26 MarBristol Rvs.5 - 2BarnetLGE1
1993/1994Sat 02 OctBarnet1 - 2Bristol Rvs.LGE1
1983/1984Tue 22 NovBristol Rvs.3 - 1BarnetFAC

Recent respective form guides

Barnet have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Bees in those games, with 5 conceded.

Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Pirates's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 4 goals for and 3 against.

Barnet see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 55 points from their 42 games played so far, Bristol Rvs. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 61 from their 41 games so far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Barnet63126510
Bristol Rvs.64028512

FootyMad's prediction ...

Barnet are performing very well at home, but your FootyMad panel reckons that the overall quality of Bristol Rvs. will prove too much for the homesters. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Barnet Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Bristol Rvs. 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.