FM Preview: Eastbourne Borough v Grimsby Town 29 Jan 2011

Last updated : 28 January 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Eastbourne Borough v Grimsby Town fixture

Grimsby Town face a trip to Eastbourne Borough at 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:
2010/2011Sat 30 OctGrimsby Town2 - 2Eastbourne B.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Eastbourne Borough have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While have scored 6, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Grimsby Town have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Mighty Mariners, and 6 goals against.

Eastbourne B. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 22 points from their 27 games thus far. Grimsby Town's 39 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Eastbourne B.61146154
Grimsby Town6114374

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Mighty Mariners out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Eastbourne B.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Eastbourne B. 6 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Grimsby Town Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.