FootyMAD's Exeter City match preview

Last updated : 05 March 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Exeter City v Barnet fixture

Barnet pack their bags to visit Exeter City at St James Park on Saturday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 9 games played, Bees have recorded 2 wins, and Exeter City have come away with 3 victories.

The previous match played between the two at St James Park was more than three years back, in February 2001, the Grecians carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Tue 07 OctBarnet2 - 3Exeter CityCONF
2000/2001Tue 20 FebExeter City1 - 0BarnetLD3
2000/2001Tue 12 SepBarnet1 - 1Exeter CityLD3
1999/2000Sat 15 JanExeter City0 - 0BarnetLD3
1999/2000Sat 14 AugBarnet2 - 2Exeter CityLD3
1998/1999Sat 27 FebBarnet0 - 1Exeter CityLD3
1998/1999Sat 19 SepExeter City1 - 0BarnetLD3

Recent respective form guides

Exeter City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Grecians in those games, with 5 conceded.

The Bees have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Exeter City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide Conference, picking up 51 points from their 31 games so far. Barnet are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 58 points from 31 games.

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

An interesting game for the Bees to play at the moment, and one from which I believe will see Barnet take away one point. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Exeter City 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Barnet Undefeated in last 5 away games.
5 games since last defeat.