FM Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Huddersfield Town 28 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Tranmere Rovers v Huddersfield Town fixture

Tranmere Rovers prepare to entertain Huddersfield Town at Prenton Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, winning 58.33% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Prenton Park was less than a year ago, in April 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Huddersfield 2 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Sat 02 Apr Tranmere Rvs. 0-2 Huddersfield League One
2010/2011 Tue 14 Dec Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 2 Huddersfield (Associate Members)
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Huddersfield 0 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2009/2010 Tue 23 Feb Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 2 Huddersfield League One
2009/2010 Tue 01 Dec Huddersfield 3 - 3 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2008/2009 Sat 14 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 3 - 1 Huddersfield League One

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Recent respective form guides

Tranmere Rovers's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Huddersfield Town's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Terriers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 14 goals for and 12 against.

Tranmere Rovers find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 31 points from their 27 matches.

Huddersfield Town are holding the final promotion place in the npower League One, and have accumulated 53 points from the 27 games they have played so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tranmere Rovers 6 1 2 3 7 8 5
Huddersfield Town 6 4 2 0 14 5 14

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Rovers at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Terriers come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tranmere Rovers Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Huddersfield Town Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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