History of the Forest Green Rovers v Grimsby Town fixture
Forest Green Rovers prepare to entertain Grimsby Town at The New Lawn on Tuesday evening, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Out of their two previous meetings, the Rovers have drawn one game and lost the other.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The New Lawn was just last season, in September 2011, with Grimsby Town inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Rovers in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 08 Sep||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Forest Green||(Conference) Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Mar||Grimsby Town||2 - 1||Forest Green||(Conference) Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Sep||Forest Green||0-1||Grimsby Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Tue 22 Feb||Grimsby Town||1 - 1||Forest Green||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Thu 07 Oct||Forest Green||3 - 3||Grimsby Town||(Conference) Premier|
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Recent respective form guides
Forest Green Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
The away form of Grimsby Town however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Mighty Mariners, and 4 goals against.
Forest Green Rovers lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 57 points from their 35 games so far.
Grimsby Town's total of 61 points from their 32 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.
Current overall team form
|Forest Green Rovers||6||2||2||2||6||5||8|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Forest Green Rovers's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Grimsby Town. Away win
|Forest Green Rovers||4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Grimsby Town||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
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