FootyMAD's Burton Albion match preview

Last updated : 14 March 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Exeter City v Burton Albion fixture

Exeter City prepare to entertain Burton Albion at St James' Park on Tuesday evening, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Grecians won the only previous game contested between the two.

The only previous meeting between Exeter City and Burton Albion at was just last season, in February 2004, with Exeter City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Conference match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 27 NovBurton Albion1 - 0Exeter CityCONF
2003/2004Sat 21 FebExeter City2-0Burton AlbionCONF
2003/2004Fri 03 OctBurton Albion3 - 4Exeter CityCONF

Recent respective form guides

Exeter City have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Grecians in those games, with 5 conceded.

The Brewers 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 Brewers's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Exeter City's 49 points from 31 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Burton Albion find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 39 points from their 32 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Exeter City6303689
Burton Albion641110413

FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Grecians. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Exeter City Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
Burton Albion 6 games since last away draw.