FootyMAD's Tamworth match preview

Last updated : 01 April 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Forest Green Rovers v Tamworth fixture

Forest Green prepare to entertain Tamworth at The Lawn on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Rovers have drawn both of the previous games against their opponents, however.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Lawn was just last season, in November 2003, the Rovers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Conference match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 28 AugTamworth4 - 0Forest GreenCONF
2003/2004Sat 20 MarTamworth1 - 0Forest GreenCONF
2003/2004Sat 15 NovForest Green2-1TamworthCONF
1997/1998Sat 04 AprTamworth1 - 2Forest GreenSPL
1997/1998Sat 21 FebForest Green5 - 0TamworthSPL

Recent respective form guides

Forest Green Rovers have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 9 conceded.

The away form of Tamworth is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Lambs have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Forest Green are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 36 matches. Tamworth find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 44 points from their 38 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Rovers. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Forest Green Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Tamworth Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 9 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.