FootyMAD's Hartlepool United match preview

Last updated : 06 April 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Barnet v Hartlepool United fixture

Barnet play host to Hartlepool United at Underhill Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 8 games played, Bees have recorded 4 wins, and Hartlepool U. have come away with 2 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Barnet was back in January 2001, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a League Division Three match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 04 NovHartlepool U.0 - 1BarnetLGE2
2000/2001Sat 27 JanBarnet1-3Hartlepool U.LGE2
2000/2001Sat 23 DecHartlepool U.6 - 1BarnetLGE2
1999/2000Sat 11 MarBarnet1 - 1Hartlepool U.LGE2
1999/2000Tue 02 NovHartlepool U.3 - 0BarnetLGE2
1998/1999Sat 16 JanHartlepool U.2 - 2BarnetLGE2
1998/1999Sat 15 AugBarnet0 - 2Hartlepool U.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Barnet have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

The Pools have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Pools, and 6 goals against.

Barnet find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 49 points from their 40 matches. Hartlepool U. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League Two, with their 40 games giving them a return of 81 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Barnet6213677
Hartlepool U.642014614

FootyMad's prediction ...

Barnet are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Hartlepool U. running out comfortable winners. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Barnet Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Hartlepool U. Undefeated in last 11 away games.
22 games since last defeat.