FM Preview: Barrow v Forest Green Rovers 25 Feb 2012

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Last updated : 24 February 2012

Footymad preview History of the Barrow v Forest Green Rovers fixture

Barrow prepare to entertain Forest Green Rovers at Holker Street Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The majority of those games have been won by the Bluebirds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Holker Street Stadium was just last season, in September 2010, with Barrow running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 12 Mar Forest Green 2 - 3 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 18 Sep Barrow 3-0 Forest Green (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Wed 31 Mar Forest Green 1 - 0 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Sat 19 Sep Barrow 1 - 1 Forest Green (Conference) Premier
2008/2009 Sun 28 Dec Forest Green 2 - 1 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2008/2009 Sat 01 Nov Barrow 3 - 1 Forest Green (Conference) Premier
1998/1999 Wed 14 Apr Forest Green 1 - 1 Barrow Conference

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

Recent respective form guides

Barrow are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Bluebirds, with 4 goals against.

Forest Green Rovers have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. These low-scoring games have seen just 3 goals scored and conceded.

Barrow's 51 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Forest Green Rovers's 48 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Barrow 6 3 1 2 10 7 10
Forest Green Rovers 6 3 1 2 7 5 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Barrow may be coming up against a decent side in Forest Green Rovers, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Bluebirds. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Barrow Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Forest Green Rovers Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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