FootyMAD's Peterborough United match preview

Last updated : 18 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Barnet v Peterborough United fixture

Barnet prepare to entertain Peterborough United at Underhill Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, winning 33.33 of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Underhill Stadium was just last season, in December 2006, the Bees 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:
2006/2007Tue 26 DecBarnet1-0PeterboroughLGE2
2006/2007Tue 26 SepPeterborough1 - 1BarnetLGE2
2005/2006Sat 18 MarPeterborough2 - 2BarnetLGE2
2005/2006Mon 26 DecBarnet2 - 1PeterboroughLGE2
2000/2001Tue 09 JanPeterborough1 - 3BarnetASSM
1999/2000Wed 17 MayPeterborough3 - 0BarnetD3PO
1999/2000Sat 13 MayBarnet1 - 2PeterboroughD3PO

Recent respective form guides

Barnet have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Bees's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

The Posh have had a decent run of form away from home recently, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Posh, and 7 goals against.

Barnet find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 24 matches. Peterborough are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 46 points from 26 games.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Barnet are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Barnet 4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Peterborough 9 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 17 outings ago.