Bristol Rvs. face a trip to Carlisle United at Brunton Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 16 games played, Pirates have recorded 6 wins, and Carlisle Utd. have come away with 7 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Carlisle Utd. running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a League One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Bristol Rvs.||1 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Fri 02 Apr||Carlisle Utd.||3 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 14 Nov||Bristol Rvs.||3 - 2||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 Aug||Bristol Rvs.||2 - 3||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Dec||Bristol Rvs.||3 - 0||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Sep||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Carlisle United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.
Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Pirates have hit 12 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Carlisle Utd. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 28 points from their 21 matches. Bristol Rvs. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 23 points from their 22 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Cumbrians, as the Pirates have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Carlisle Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Bristol Rvs.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 8 most recent games.