Tranmere Rvs. prepare to entertain Peterborough United at Prenton Park on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, having won 11 and lost only 5 of the 21 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Prenton Park was just last season, in September 2003, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Peterborough||2 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||FAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 Aug||Peterborough||1 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Mar||Peterborough||0 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Sep||Tranmere Rvs.||0-0||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Sat 22 Mar||Peterborough||0 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 29 Oct||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 1||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Tue 19 Mar||Peterborough||5 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Tranmere Rovers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 7 conceded.
Peterborough have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Posh's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.
Tranmere Rvs. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 65 points from 36 games. Peterborough are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 31 points from their 36 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Though Tranmere Rvs. are not exactly setting the world alight at Prenton Park in recent games, I can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win
|Tranmere Rvs.||No sequences of note|
|Peterborough||5 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.