FM Preview: Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon 30 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon fixture

Bristol Rovers prepare to entertain AFC Wimbledon at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Pirates have drawn both of the previous games against their opponents, however.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Memorial Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2013, the Pirates carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 06 Apr Bristol Rvs. 1-0 AFC Wimbledon League Two
2012/2013 Tue 23 Oct AFC Wimbledon 3 - 1 Bristol Rvs. League Two
2011/2012 Sat 17 Mar Bristol Rvs. 1 - 0 AFC Wimbledon League Two
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug AFC Wimbledon 2 - 3 Bristol Rvs. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Bristol Rovers have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

AFC Wimbledon's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Dons have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bristol Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 18 matches.

AFC Wimbledon's 26 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Bristol Rovers 6 1 4 1 3 4 7
AFC Wimbledon 6 2 2 2 9 8 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Memorial Stadium for the Pirates and the Madmen are unable to see past AFC Wimbledon claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Bristol Rovers Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
AFC Wimbledon Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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