FM Preview: Portsmouth v Brentford 06 Nov 2012

Last updated : 05 November 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Portsmouth v Brentford fixture

Portsmouth play host to Brentford at Fratton Park on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Pompey are clearly on top, winning 57.14% of the games played between the two.

The last time the two teams met at Portsmouth was well over fifteen years ago, back in January 1993, the Pompey carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
1992/1993 Sat 23 Jan Portsmouth 1-0 Brentford League Division One
1992/1993 Tue 01 Sep Brentford 4 - 1 Portsmouth League Division One
1982/1983 Fri 01 Apr Brentford 1 - 1 Portsmouth Third Division
1982/1983 Mon 27 Dec Portsmouth 2 - 1 Brentford Third Division
1981/1982 Sat 06 Feb Brentford 2 - 2 Portsmouth Third Division
1981/1982 Sat 12 Sep Portsmouth 2 - 2 Brentford Third Division
1980/1981 Sat 14 Feb Brentford 2 - 2 Portsmouth Third Division

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Recent respective form guides

Portsmouth have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

The away form of Brentford is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. The Bees's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Portsmouth see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 18 points from their 15 games played so far,

Brentford's 22 points from 15 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Portsmouth 6 2 1 3 9 9 7
Brentford 6 3 2 1 9 7 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Pompey. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Portsmouth 7 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Brentford Not won in previous 8 away matches.

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