FM Preview: Brentford v Exeter City 06 Mar 2012

Last updated : 05 March 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Brentford v Exeter City fixture

Exeter City face a trip to Brentford at Griffin Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Grecians will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 30 and win only 8 of the 47 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Exeter City 1 - 2 Brentford League One
2010/2011 Mon 07 Feb Exeter City 1 - 2 Brentford (Associate Members)
2010/2011 Mon 17 Jan Brentford 1-1 Exeter City (Associate Members)
2010/2011 Fri 14 Jan Brentford 1 - 1 Exeter City League One
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Exeter City 2 - 4 Brentford League One
2009/2010 Mon 05 Apr Brentford 0 - 0 Exeter City League One
2009/2010 Sat 31 Oct Exeter City 3 - 0 Brentford League One

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

Recent respective form guides

Brentford are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Bees, with 7 goals against.

The away form of Exeter City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Grecians have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Brentford's 44 points from 32 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Exeter City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 34 points from 34 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Brentford 6 2 1 3 13 9 7
Exeter City 6 2 1 3 7 10 7

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Bees, as the Grecians have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Brentford Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Exeter City Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here