FM Preview: Bradford City v Cheltenham Town 05 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th November 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Bradford City and Cheltenham Town at 15:00 on 5th November 2011 in the League Two.
History of the Bradford City v Cheltenham Town fixture
Cheltenham Town face a trip to Bradford City at Coral Windows Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. While the majority of previous matches have ended up drawn, a win has yet to be registered by Robins.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2010, with Bradford City running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Dec||Cheltenham T.||4 - 0||Bradford City||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Bradford City||3-1||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 02 Jan||Bradford City||1 - 1||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||Cheltenham T.||4 - 5||Bradford City||League Two|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Bradford City||2 - 2||Cheltenham T.||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Cheltenham T.||1 - 2||Bradford City||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Bradford City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Bantams in those games, with 7 conceded.
The Robins have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Robins, and 4 goals against.
Bradford City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 14 points from 16 matches.
Cheltenham Town are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 29 points from 16 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Cheltenham Town are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Bradford City. Away win
|Bradford City||4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Cheltenham Town||4 successive away victories.
6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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