FM Preview: Barrow v Cambridge United 14 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Barrow and Cambridge United at 15:00 on 14th April 2012 in the (Conference) Premier.
History of the Barrow v Cambridge United fixture
Barrow prepare to entertain Cambridge United at Holker Street on Saturday afternoon, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, beating their opponents 1 times from 5 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Holker Street was just last season, in January 2011, with Cambridge United inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bluebirds in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 13 Mar||Cambridge U.||1 - 0||Barrow||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 08 Jan||Barrow||1-2||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Cambridge U.||3 - 1||Barrow||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Mar||Barrow||0 - 1||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||Cambridge U.||0 - 2||Barrow||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Barrow||0 - 2||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 Aug||Cambridge U.||2 - 1||Barrow||(Conference) Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Barrow are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Bluebirds's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Cambridge United have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.
Barrow see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 56 points from their 43 games played so far,
Cambridge United's 64 points from 42 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Barrow's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Cambridge United. Away win
|Barrow||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
|Cambridge United||5 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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