FM Preview: Grimsby Town v Bath City 21 Jan 2012

Last updated : 20 January 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Grimsby Town v Bath City fixture

Grimsby Town prepare to entertain Bath City at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Blundell Park was less than a year ago, in April 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 05 Nov Bath City 2 - 2 Grimsby Town (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Grimsby Town 2-2 Bath City (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Bath City 2 - 1 Grimsby Town (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Sat 07 Nov Grimsby Town 0 - 2 Bath City F.A. Cup
1952/1953 Sat 06 Dec Grimsby Town 1 - 0 Bath City F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Grimsby Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Mighty Mariners, with 7 goals against.

Bath City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Stripes & City have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Grimsby Town's 44 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Bath City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 27 games have yielded only 18 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Grimsby Town 6 6 0 0 19 7 18
Bath City 6 3 2 1 10 10 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Grimsby Town may be coming up against a decent side in Bath City, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Mighty Mariners. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Grimsby Town Won 3 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 6 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Bath City 6 games since last defeat.

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