History of the Port Vale v Bristol Rovers fixture
Bristol Rovers face a trip to Port Vale at Vale Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Pirates will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 19 occasions, and draw 9, from the 30 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Vale Park was less than a year ago, in April 2012, the Valiants carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 21 Apr||Port Vale||1-0||Bristol Rvs.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Tue 25 Oct||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 3||Port Vale||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Bristol Rvs.||3 - 2||Port Vale||League One|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Port Vale||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||League One|
|2005/2006||Tue 13 Dec||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 1||Port Vale||F.A. Cup|
|2005/2006||Fri 02 Dec||Port Vale||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||F.A. Cup|
|2000/2001||Mon 30 Apr||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 3||Port Vale||League Division Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Port Vale have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Valiants in those games, with 8 conceded.
Bristol Rovers 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 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Port Vale are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 33 points from their 18 games.
Bristol Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 17 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Pirates are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Port Vale. Home win
|Port Vale||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Bristol Rovers||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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