Grimsby Town face a trip to Lincoln City at Sincil Bank Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 48 games played, Mighty Mariners have recorded 17 wins, and Lincoln City have come away with 19 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in September 2007, with Grimsby Town inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the The Red Imps 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Dec||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Lincoln City||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Sep||Lincoln City||1 - 2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Lincoln City||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Lincoln City||2 - 0||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Tue 17 Oct||Lincoln City||0 - 0||Grimsby Town||ASSM|
|2005/2006||Tue 16 May||Grimsby Town||2 - 1||Lincoln City||D3PO|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 May||Lincoln City||0 - 1||Grimsby Town||D3PO|
Recent respective form guides
Lincoln City's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While The Red Imps have scored 9, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Grimsby Town is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Mighty Mariners have hit 5 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 0 points from their 3 matches. Grimsby Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 1 points from their 3 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Grimsby Town on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Lincoln City. No-score draw
|Lincoln City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 5 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Grimsby Town||Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.