FootyMAD's Millwall match preview

Footymad preview
History of the Bristol Rovers v Millwall fixture

Bristol Rvs. play host to Millwall at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Pirates are clearly on top, having won 21 and lost only 7 of the 37 games.

The last time the two teams met at Bristol Rvs. was back in November 2000, over five years ago, with Millwall inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Pirates in a League Division Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Tue 23 AugMillwall2 - 0Bristol Rvs.LGEC
2000/2001Sat 03 FebMillwall3 - 0Bristol Rvs.LGE1
2000/2001Wed 22 NovBristol Rvs.1-2MillwallLGE1
1999/2000Sat 25 MarMillwall3 - 0Bristol Rvs.LGE1
1999/2000Sun 26 DecBristol Rvs.1 - 0MillwallLGE1
1998/1999Tue 27 AprBristol Rvs.3 - 0MillwallLGE1
1998/1999Sat 21 NovMillwall1 - 1Bristol Rvs.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bristol Rovers's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Pirates have scored 4, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.

Millwall's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Lions have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bristol Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 15 matches. Millwall are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 13 points from their 15 games thus far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bristol Rvs.6123585

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Bristol Rvs. at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Pirates will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Bristol Rvs. Failed to win in previous 10 home matches.
Millwall No sequences of note