Bristol Rvs. travel to take on Crewe Alexandra at The Alexandra Stadium 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 with only a 12.50% success rate in the fixture.
The last time the two teams met at Crewe Alex. was more than a decade ago, in April 1997, the The Railwaymen carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Bristol Rvs.||1 - 1||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|1996/1997||Sat 12 Apr||Crewe Alex.||1 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|1996/1997||Fri 04 Oct||Bristol Rvs.||2 - 0||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 09 Mar||Crewe Alex.||1 - 2||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 23 Dec||Bristol Rvs.||1 - 2||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|1994/1995||Wed 17 May||Crewe Alex.||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||D2PO|
|1994/1995||Sun 14 May||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Crewe Alex.||D2PO|
Recent respective form guides
Crewe Alexandra's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While The Railwaymen have scored 6, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Bristol Rvs.'s away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Pirates's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 5 against.
Crewe Alex. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 29 points from 28 matches. Bristol Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 24 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Bristol Rvs. are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Crewe Alex.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Bristol Rvs.||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
9 games since last defeat.