FootyMAD's Yeovil Town match preview

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History of the Bristol Rovers v Yeovil Town fixture

Bristol Rvs. prepare to entertain Yeovil Town at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Memorial Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2009, with Bristol Rvs. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League One match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 17 FebBristol Rvs.3-0Yeovil TownLGE1
2008/2009Sat 20 SepYeovil Town2 - 2Bristol Rvs.LGE1
2007/2008Sat 29 MarYeovil Town0 - 0Bristol Rvs.LGE1
2007/2008Sat 20 OctBristol Rvs.1 - 1Yeovil TownLGE1
2004/2005Sat 12 FebYeovil Town4 - 2Bristol Rvs.LGE2
2004/2005Tue 19 OctBristol Rvs.2 - 2Yeovil TownLGE2
2003/2004Sat 13 MarYeovil Town4 - 0Bristol Rvs.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Bristol Rovers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Pirates in those games, with 4 conceded.

In complete contrast to Bristol Rvs., Yeovil Town are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Glovers have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Bristol Rvs.'s total of 22 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League One. Yeovil Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 15 points from their 13 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bristol Rvs.6312101110
Yeovil Town6231759

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bristol Rvs. may be coming up against a decent side in Yeovil Town, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Pirates. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Bristol Rvs. Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Yeovil Town Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 15 away matches.
6 games since last defeat.