FM Preview: Grimsby Town v Braintree Town 03 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 2nd March 2012
The game between Grimsby Town and Braintree Town in the (Conference) Premier on 3rd March 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Grimsby Town v Braintree Town fixture
Grimsby Town prepare to entertain Braintree Town at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 16 Aug||Braintree Tn.||5 - 0||Grimsby Town||(Conference) Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Grimsby Town have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Mighty Mariners have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 5.
In complete contrast to Grimsby Town, Braintree Town are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Iron have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Grimsby Town find themselves in a respectable 8th position, courtesy of the 54 points they have accumulated from 32 games.
Braintree Town see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 46 points from their 34 games played so far,
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Grimsby Town may be coming up against a decent side in Braintree Town, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Mighty Mariners. Home Win
|Grimsby Town||9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Braintree Town||Not won in previous 6 away matches.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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