FootyMAD's Darlington match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 19th December 2008
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Darlington and Barnet at 15:00 on Saturday, 20th December 2008 in the League Two.
Barnet face a trip to Darlington at Balfour Webnet Darlington Aren on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 12 games played, Bees have recorded 5 wins, and Darlington have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, the The Quakers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory 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:|
|2007/2008||Tue 01 Apr||Barnet||0 - 0||Darlington||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 09 Feb||Darlington||1 - 0||Barnet||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 31 Mar||Barnet||2 - 1||Darlington||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Oct||Darlington||2 - 0||Barnet||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Mar||Barnet||1 - 0||Darlington||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Wed 28 Dec||Darlington||2 - 1||Barnet||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Sat 17 Feb||Barnet||3 - 0||Darlington||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Darlington 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 The Quakers in those games, with 3 conceded.
Barnet have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Bees's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 14.
Darlington's total of 32 points from their 19 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Barnet are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 15 from their 20 matches played.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Quakers, as the Bees have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Darlington||Not won in the 5 most recent games.|
|Barnet||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
No win in the 11 most recent games.