Notts. County prepare to entertain Grimsby Town at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, winning 54.05% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was less than a year ago, in April 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners 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:|
|2008/2009||Mon 13 Apr||Notts. County||0-2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2008/2009||Fri 26 Dec||Grimsby Town||0 - 1||Notts. County||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Notts. County||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Grimsby Town||1 - 1||Notts. County||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 31 Mar||Notts. County||2 - 0||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Oct||Grimsby Town||0 - 2||Notts. County||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Notts. County||0 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Notts. County have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 4 conceded.
The away form of Grimsby Town is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Mighty Mariners have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Notts. County's total of 34 points from their 21 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Grimsby Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just 17 points from their 22 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With the Magpies being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win
|Notts. County||Not drawn a match in their last 5 .|
|Grimsby Town||Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 4 games.
No win in the 13 most recent games.