FM Preview: Tamworth v Forest Green Rovers 06 Apr 2013

Last updated : 05 April 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Tamworth v Forest Green Rovers fixture

Forest Green Rovers face a trip to Tamworth at The Lamb Ground on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 7 games played, Rovers have recorded 1 wins, and Tamworth have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Lamb Ground was just last season, in September 2011, with Forest Green Rovers inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Lambs in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 09 Oct Forest Green 1 - 2 Tamworth (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 06 Dec Forest Green 3 - 1 Tamworth (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 20 Sep Tamworth 0-1 Forest Green (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Tamworth 2 - 1 Forest Green (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 26 Feb Forest Green 4 - 0 Tamworth (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Mon 05 Apr Forest Green 3 - 4 Tamworth (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Mon 28 Dec Tamworth 0 - 0 Forest Green (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Tamworth are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

Forest Green Rovers have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Rovers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

Tamworth find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 48 points from their 41 matches.

Forest Green Rovers lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 62 from their 40 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tamworth 6 1 2 3 6 12 5
Forest Green Rovers 6 1 3 2 4 5 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Rovers has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Tamworth. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tamworth Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Forest Green Rovers No win in the 2 most recent games.

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