FM Preview: Tamworth v Grimsby Town 07 Feb 2012

Last updated : 06 February 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Tamworth v Grimsby Town fixture

Grimsby Town face a trip to Tamworth at The Lamb Ground on Tuesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The two previous games have resulted in one drawn game and one defeat for the Mighty Mariners.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 26 Mar Grimsby Town 2 - 2 Tamworth (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 26 Oct Grimsby Town 0 - 1 Tamworth F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Sat 23 Oct Tamworth 1-1 Grimsby Town F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Tamworth 2 - 1 Grimsby Town (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Tamworth have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Lambs's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

The away form of Grimsby Town however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Mighty Mariners, and 7 goals against.

Tamworth see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 38 points from their 30 games played so far,

Grimsby Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 51 from their 31 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tamworth 6 1 1 4 6 12 4
Grimsby Town 6 5 1 0 20 4 16

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Grimsby Town are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Tamworth. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tamworth Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Grimsby Town Undefeated in last 8 away games.
10 games since last defeat.

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