Forest Green face a trip to York City at Bootham Crescent on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 6 games played, Rovers have recorded 2 wins, and York City have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2009, with York City running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Forest Green||2 - 1||York City||CONF|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Mar||Forest Green||2 - 1||York City||CONF|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||York City||2 - 0||Forest Green||CONF|
|2008/2009||Tue 21 Apr||York City||2 - 1||Forest Green||CONF|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Forest Green||1 - 1||York City||CONF|
|2007/2008||Tue 18 Mar||Forest Green||1 - 2||York City||CONF|
|2007/2008||Fri 24 Aug||York City||0 - 2||Forest Green||CONF|
Recent respective form guides
York City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Minstermen in those games, with 3 conceded.
Forest Green have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rovers have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
York City's 35 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Forest Green are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 25 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Minstermen, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|York City||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Forest Green||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.