FM Preview: Braintree Town v York City 21 Apr 2012

Footymad preview History of the Braintree Town v York City fixture

York City face a trip to Braintree Town at Cressing Road on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 08 Oct York City 6 - 2 Braintree Tn. (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Braintree Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

The Minstermen 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 8 goals for the Minstermen, and 4 goals against.

Braintree Town's 62 points from 44 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

York City's total of 77 points from their 44 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Braintree Town 6 2 3 1 10 5 9
York City 6 3 1 2 7 5 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

York City are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Braintree Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Braintree Town Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
York City 6 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.

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