FM Preview: Alfreton Town v Barrow 05 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Alfreton Town v Barrow fixture

Barrow face a trip to Alfreton Town at North Street on Tuesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Half the previous contests have ended with a drawn game, but unfortunately the other half have ended in a defeat for the Bluebirds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at North Street was just last season, in September 2011, the Reds carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 25 Aug Barrow 1 - 3 Alfreton T. (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 29 Nov Barrow 1 - 0 Alfreton T. (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 20 Sep Alfreton T. 2-1 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2007/2008 Sat 05 Apr Barrow 2 - 1 Alfreton T. (Conference) North
2007/2008 Sat 09 Feb Alfreton T. 0 - 0 Barrow (Conference) North
2006/2007 Sat 10 Feb Barrow 1 - 1 Alfreton T. (Conference) North
2006/2007 Sat 18 Nov Alfreton T. 1 - 0 Barrow (Conference) North

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Recent respective form guides

Alfreton Town's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Reds have scored 10, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

Barrow's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bluebirds have hit 8 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Alfreton Town find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 41 points from their 35 matches.

Barrow are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 36 points from 34 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Alfreton Town 6 2 1 3 11 8 7
Barrow 6 2 1 3 7 8 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With Barrow only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at North Street will be a good result. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Alfreton Town 7 games since last home draw.
Barrow Not won in previous 4 away matches.

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