FootyMAD's Stockport County match preview

Last updated : 26 January 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Tranmere Rovers v Stockport County fixture

Tranmere Rvs. prepare to entertain Stockport County at Prenton Park on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, having won 28 and lost only 7 of the 51 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Prenton Park was just last season, in September 2002, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Mon 25 AugStockport Co.1 - 1Tranmere Rvs.LD2
2002/2003Sat 03 MayStockport Co.2 - 3Tranmere Rvs.LD2
2002/2003Sat 28 SepTranmere Rvs.1-0Stockport Co.LD2
2000/2001Sat 03 FebStockport Co.1 - 1Tranmere Rvs.LD1
2000/2001Fri 01 SepTranmere Rvs.2 - 1Stockport Co.LD1
1999/2000Sat 15 JanTranmere Rvs.0 - 0Stockport Co.LD1
1999/2000Sat 14 AugStockport Co.2 - 1Tranmere Rvs.LD1

Recent respective form guides

Tranmere Rovers are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 5 conceded.

The away form of Stockport Co. is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. The Hatters's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

Tranmere Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 26 matches. Stockport Co. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Nationwide League Division Two with a return of just 26 points from their 27 games thus far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Tranmere Rvs.62408610
Stockport Co.6123685

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Stockport Co. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Rovers in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Tranmere Rvs. Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Stockport Co. Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.