FootyMAD's Huddersfield Town match preview

History of the Bristol Rovers v Huddersfield Town fixture

Bristol Rvs. play host to Huddersfield Town at Memorial Stadium on Saturday evening, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 1 of the 13 previous games, with the Pirates winning just 6.

The last time the two teams met at Bristol Rvs. was back in November 1994, over five years ago, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 30 AugHuddersfield2 - 1Bristol Rvs.LD3
1994/1995Sat 04 FebHuddersfield1 - 1Bristol Rvs.LD2
1994/1995Sat 26 NovBristol Rvs.1-1HuddersfieldLD2
1993/1994Sat 29 JanBristol Rvs.0 - 0HuddersfieldLD2
1993/1994Sat 30 OctHuddersfield1 - 0Bristol Rvs.LD2
1989/1990Tue 10 AprHuddersfield1 - 1Bristol Rvs.DIV3
1989/1990Wed 01 NovBristol Rvs.2 - 2HuddersfieldDIV3

Recent respective form guides

Bristol Rovers have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The Terriers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Terriers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Bristol Rvs.'s 36 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Huddersfield are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 49 points from 28 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bristol Rvs.6213677
Huddersfield660011218

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bristol Rvs. are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Huddersfield running out comfortable winners. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Bristol Rvs. 7 games since last home draw.
Huddersfield 3 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.