FootyMAD's Cheltenham Town match preview

Last updated : 07 August 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Cheltenham Town v Grimsby Town fixture

Grimsby Town pack their bags to visit Cheltenham Town at Whaddon Road on Saturday afternoon, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Out of their two previous meetings, the Mighty Mariners have come away with all the points on both occasions.

The previous match played between the two at Whaddon Road was more than three years back, in October 2005, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sun 28 MayGrimsby Town0 - 1Cheltenham T.D3PO
2005/2006Fri 21 AprGrimsby Town1 - 0Cheltenham T.LGE2
2005/2006Fri 14 OctCheltenham T.0 - 3Grimsby TownLGE2
2004/2005Fri 28 JanCheltenham T.2 - 3Grimsby TownLGE2
2004/2005Fri 01 OctGrimsby Town1 - 1Cheltenham T.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Cheltenham Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Robins score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 3.

Grimsby Town have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Mighty Mariners's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Cheltenham T.6222588
Grimsby Town6222748

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Robins, as the Mighty Mariners have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Cheltenham T. Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Grimsby Town No win in the 2 most recent games.