Grimsby Town play host to Exeter City at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 10 wins out of 14 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Grimsby Town was well over fifteen years ago, back in May 1991, the Mighty Mariners carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Third Division match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Exeter City||0 - 0||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Exeter City||1 - 0||Grimsby Town||FAC|
|1990/1991||Sat 11 May||Grimsby Town||2-1||Exeter City||LGE1|
|1990/1991||Sat 03 Nov||Exeter City||0 - 0||Grimsby Town||LGE1|
|1989/1990||Sat 10 Mar||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Exeter City||LGE2|
|1989/1990||Wed 27 Sep||Exeter City||2 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|1988/1989||Sat 25 Feb||Grimsby Town||2 - 1||Exeter City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Grimsby Town are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
Exeter City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Grecians's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Grimsby Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 21 points from 27 matches. Exeter City's 43 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Grimsby Town's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Exeter City. Away win
|Grimsby Town||Not won in the 2 most recent games.|
|Exeter City||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.