FM Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Leyton Orient 10 Mar 2012

Footymad preview History of the Tranmere Rovers v Leyton Orient fixture

Tranmere Rovers prepare to entertain Leyton Orient at Prenton Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 16 games played, Rovers have recorded 8 wins, and Leyton Orient have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Prenton Park was just last season, in December 2010, with Leyton Orient inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Rovers in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 13 Aug Leyton Orient 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Leyton Orient 0 - 3 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Sat 11 Dec Tranmere Rvs. 1-2 Leyton Orient League One
2009/2010 Sat 20 Feb Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 1 Leyton Orient League One
2009/2010 Sat 21 Nov Leyton Orient 2 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2009/2010 Tue 17 Nov Leyton Orient 0 - 1 Tranmere Rvs. F.A. Cup
2009/2010 Sat 07 Nov Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 1 Leyton Orient F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Tranmere Rovers remain unbeaten in their last six home games, though five of those have been draws. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.

The O's have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The O's's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Tranmere Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 35 points from 34 matches.

Leyton Orient find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 40 points from their 33 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tranmere Rovers 6 0 3 3 3 6 3
Leyton Orient 6 1 2 3 7 11 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Tranmere Rovers's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Leyton Orient. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tranmere Rovers Drawn last 5 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 12 most recent games.
Leyton Orient Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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