Bradford City prepare to entertain Grimsby Town at Coral Windows Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 29 games played, Bantams have recorded 14 wins, and Grimsby Town have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Coral Windows Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2008, the Bantams carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Fri 24 Oct||Grimsby Town||1 - 3||Bradford City||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Apr||Bradford City||2-1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 27 Oct||Grimsby Town||1 - 1||Bradford City||LGE2|
|2002/2003||Sat 25 Jan||Grimsby Town||1 - 2||Bradford City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 24 Aug||Bradford City||0 - 0||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 02 Feb||Grimsby Town||0 - 1||Bradford City||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 29 Sep||Bradford City||3 - 2||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Bradford City losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. These games have seen the Bantams score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.
Grimsby Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Mighty Mariners's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Bradford City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 42 points from their 27 games so far. Grimsby Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 21 points from 26 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Bradford City are not exactly setting the world alight at Coral Windows Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Grimsby Town in this game. Home Win
|Bradford City||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Grimsby Town||4 games since last defeat.|