History of the Brentford v Tranmere Rovers fixture
Tranmere Rovers face a trip to Brentford at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 22 games played, Rovers have recorded 6 wins, and Brentford have come away with 11 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was just last season, in August 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 29 Sep||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 1||Brentford||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 07 Jan||Tranmere Rvs.||2 - 2||Brentford||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 27 Aug||Brentford||0-2||Tranmere Rvs.||League One|
|2010/2011||Tue 22 Feb||Brentford||2 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Tranmere Rvs.||0 - 3||Brentford||League One|
|2009/2010||Tue 20 Apr||Brentford||2 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 0||Brentford||League One|
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Recent respective form guides
Brentford 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 Bees, with 6 goals against.
In complete contrast to Brentford, Tranmere Rovers are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Rovers have conceded 12 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Brentford are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 49 points from 26 games.
Tranmere Rovers are leading the way in the npower League One, with their 28 games giving them a return of 53 points.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Bees, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Brentford||Unbeaten in the last 14 home games.
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
|Tranmere Rovers||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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