Forest Green face a trip to Burton Albion at Eton Park on Saturday afternoon, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having come through the challenge on 2 of the previous 3 occassions.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2004, with Forest Green inflicting a narrow 2 - 3 defeat upon the Brewers in a Conference match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 20 Nov||Forest Green||3 - 2||Burton Albion||CONF|
|2003/2004||Sat 28 Feb||Burton Albion||2 - 3||Forest Green||CONF|
|2003/2004||Sat 11 Oct||Forest Green||1 - 1||Burton Albion||CONF|
|2002/2003||Sat 15 Feb||Forest Green||2 - 0||Burton Albion||CONF|
|2002/2003||Tue 03 Sep||Burton Albion||2 - 3||Forest Green||CONF|
|1997/1998||Sat 06 Dec||Burton Albion||4 - 1||Forest Green||SPL|
|1997/1998||Sat 11 Oct||Forest Green||1 - 3||Burton Albion||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Burton Albion have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Brewers in those games, with 6 conceded.
Forest Green have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Rovers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Burton Albion see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide Conference, showing a record of 35 points from their 29 games played so far, Forest Green are stuck down in the relegation zone of Nationwide Conference with a return of just 24 points from their 30 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Brewers, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Burton Albion||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Forest Green||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.