FM Preview: Barrow v Stockport County 12 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Barrow v Stockport County fixture

Barrow prepare to entertain Stockport County at Holker Street on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bluebirds are clearly on top, winning 51.28% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Holker Street was just last season, in December 2011, the Bluebirds carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 06 Nov Stockport Co. 3 - 1 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Sun 01 Jan Stockport Co. 3 - 2 Barrow (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Mon 26 Dec Barrow 1-0 Stockport Co. (Conference) Premier
1971/1972 Fri 28 Jan Barrow 3 - 2 Stockport Co. Fourth Division
1971/1972 Mon 18 Oct Stockport Co. 1 - 3 Barrow Fourth Division
1970/1971 Fri 26 Feb Stockport Co. 2 - 0 Barrow Fourth Division
1970/1971 Sat 31 Oct Barrow 2 - 2 Stockport Co. Fourth Division

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Recent respective form guides

Barrow have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

Stockport County have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Hatters have hit 5 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Barrow are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 37 points from 35 matches.

Stockport County are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 39 points from 36 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Barrow 6 2 2 2 6 4 8
Stockport County 6 0 2 4 4 10 2

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but we think that Bluebirds's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Stockport County. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Barrow 7 games since last home draw.
Stockport County Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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