FM Preview: Notts. County v Tranmere Rovers 06 Oct 2012

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Last updated : 05 October 2012

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rovers face a trip to Notts. County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 19 games played, Rovers have recorded 5 wins, and Notts. County have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was just last season, in August 2011, as the Magpies edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3-2 in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 06 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 1 Notts. County League One
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Notts. County 3-2 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Tue 19 Apr Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 1 Notts. County League One
2010/2011 Sat 20 Nov Notts. County 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2003/2004 Sat 27 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 4 - 0 Notts. County League Division Two
2003/2004 Sat 20 Sep Notts. County 2 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League Division Two
2002/2003 Sat 19 Apr Notts. County 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 6 conceded.

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Notts. County are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 18 points from 10 games.

Tranmere Rovers are leading the way in the npower League One, with their 10 games giving them a return of 24 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 2 3 1 11 8 9
Tranmere Rovers 6 4 2 0 14 4 14

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Rovers has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Notts. County. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County 17 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Tranmere Rovers Undefeated in last 3 away games.
7 games since last defeat.

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