FM Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Notts. County 26 Feb 2013

Last updated : 25 February 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Tranmere Rovers v Notts. County fixture

Notts. County face a trip to Tranmere Rovers at Prenton Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Prenton Park was less than a year ago, in March 2012, 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
2012/2013 Sat 06 Oct Notts. County 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2011/2012 Tue 06 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 1-1 Notts. County League One
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Notts. County 3 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Tue 19 Apr Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 1 Notts. County League One
2010/2011 Sat 20 Nov Notts. County 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2003/2004 Sat 27 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 4 - 0 Notts. County League Division Two
2003/2004 Sat 20 Sep Notts. County 2 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Tranmere Rovers have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Rovers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

The away form of Notts. County is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Magpies have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Tranmere Rovers are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 59 points from 34 games.

Notts. County see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 45 points from their 32 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tranmere Rovers 6 2 0 4 9 10 6
Notts. County 6 1 2 3 8 9 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Rovers, as the Magpies have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tranmere Rovers Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
Notts. County Not won in previous 9 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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