FM Preview: Hereford United v Bristol Rovers 10 Jan 2012

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Last updated : 09 January 2012

Footymad preview History of the Hereford United v Bristol Rovers fixture

Bristol Rovers pack their bags to visit Hereford United at Edgar Street on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, Pirates have recorded 1 wins, and Hereford United have come away with 3 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Edgar Street was within the last three years, in September 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in an (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 27 Aug Bristol Rvs. 0 - 0 Hereford Utd. League Two
2009/2010 Tue 01 Sep Hereford Utd. 0-0 Bristol Rvs. (Associate Members)
2008/2009 Tue 10 Mar Hereford Utd. 0 - 3 Bristol Rvs. League One
2008/2009 Sat 23 Aug Bristol Rvs. 6 - 1 Hereford Utd. League One
2006/2007 Fri 05 Jan Bristol Rvs. 1 - 0 Hereford Utd. F.A. Cup
2006/2007 Tue 26 Dec Hereford Utd. 0 - 0 Bristol Rvs. League Two
2006/2007 Wed 27 Sep Bristol Rvs. 2 - 1 Hereford Utd. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Hereford United's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Bulls have scored 7, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

Bristol Rovers's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Pirates's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Hereford United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 24 matches.

Bristol Rovers are currently lying in 19th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 23 from their 24 matches played.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hereford United 6 1 2 3 7 8 5
Bristol Rovers 6 0 1 5 7 18 1

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Bristol Rovers on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Hereford United. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hereford United Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Bristol Rovers Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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