FM Preview: Hereford United v Bradford City 15 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Hereford United v Bradford City fixture

Bradford City face a trip to Hereford United at Edgar Street on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 6 out of 9 times.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Hereford Utd. 1-1 Bradford City League Two
2010/2011 Sat 11 Dec Bradford City 1 - 0 Hereford Utd. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 20 Mar Hereford Utd. 2 - 0 Bradford City League Two
2009/2010 Sat 24 Oct Bradford City 1 - 0 Hereford Utd. League Two
2007/2008 Sat 29 Dec Bradford City 1 - 3 Hereford Utd. League Two
2007/2008 Sat 22 Sep Hereford Utd. 4 - 2 Bradford City League Two
1981/1982 Sat 30 Jan Bradford City 0 - 0 Hereford Utd. Fourth Division

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Recent respective form guides

Hereford United's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. Bulls have conceded a disappointing 16 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.

The away form of Bradford City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Bantams have hit 8 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hereford United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League Two with a return of just 7 points from their 12 games thus far.

Bradford City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 12 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hereford United 6 0 2 4 5 15 2
Bradford City 6 1 2 3 9 12 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Bantams out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Hereford United. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hereford United Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
Bradford City Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 11 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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