FootyMAD's York City match preview

Last updated : 11 February 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Forest Green Rovers v York City fixture

Forest Green prepare to entertain York City at The Lawn on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 06 NovYork City1 - 3Forest GreenCONF

Recent respective form guides

Forest Green Rovers have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Rovers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

York City's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Minstermen have hit 7 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Forest Green are stuck down in the relegation zone of Nationwide Conference with a return of just 23 points from their 29 games thus far. York City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 30 points from 28 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Forest Green61237115
York City6213797

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Forest Green at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Rovers will at least gain a draw. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Forest Green Not won in the 2 most recent games.
York City 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.