Exeter City face a trip to Forest Green Rovers at The Lawn on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 2 of the 5 previous games, with the hosts winning just 1.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2007, the Rovers carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Conference match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Tue 18 Sep||Exeter City||3 - 3||Forest Green||CONF|
|2006/2007||Tue 27 Mar||Forest Green||2 - 1||Exeter City||CONF|
|2006/2007||Tue 15 Aug||Exeter City||1 - 0||Forest Green||CONF|
|2005/2006||Mon 17 Apr||Forest Green||0 - 0||Exeter City||CONF|
|2005/2006||Mon 29 Aug||Exeter City||0 - 0||Forest Green||CONF|
|2004/2005||Sat 29 Jan||Exeter City||2 - 0||Forest Green||CONF|
|2004/2005||Tue 21 Sep||Forest Green||2 - 3||Exeter City||CONF|
Recent respective form guides
Forest Green Rovers have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 13 to 11.
Exeter City have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Grecians, and 11 goals against.
Forest Green lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 45 points from their 26 games so far. Exeter City find themselves in a respectable 8th position, courtesy of the 43 points they have accumulated from 25 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Exeter City only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at The Lawn will be a good result. Score draw
|Forest Green||Not drawn a match in their last 4 .|
|Exeter City||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.