FM Preview: Notts. County v Brentford 15 Dec 2012

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Brentford fixture

Notts. County prepare to entertain Brentford at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 34 games played, Magpies have recorded 15 wins, and Brentford have come away with 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was just last season, in October 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 14 Apr Brentford 0 - 0 Notts. County League One
2011/2012 Sat 22 Oct Notts. County 1-1 Brentford League One
2010/2011 Mon 25 Apr Notts. County 1 - 1 Brentford League One
2010/2011 Tue 01 Mar Brentford 1 - 1 Notts. County League One
2008/2009 Sat 17 Jan Brentford 1 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2008/2009 Mon 13 Oct Notts. County 1 - 1 Brentford League Two
2007/2008 Tue 29 Jan Brentford 0 - 0 Notts. County League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Magpies have scored 6, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.

Brentford's away form is none too clever either, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. Just 7 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 4 have been let in at the wrong end.

Notts. County lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 35 points from their 21 games so far.

Brentford are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 38 points from 21 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 1 5 0 5 4 8
Brentford 6 3 2 1 9 6 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Meadow Lane for the Magpies and the Madmen are unable to see past Brentford claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Brentford Not won in previous 2 away matches.

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