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History of the Northampton Town v Bradford City fixture

Bradford City pack their bags to visit Northampton Town at Sixfields on Saturday afternoon, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the Bantams have winning 55.56% of the games played between the two.

The previous match played between the two at Sixfields was within the last three years, in October 2006, when they played out a goalless draw in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 17 MarBradford City1 - 2NorthamptonLGE1
2006/2007Fri 13 OctNorthampton0 - 0Bradford CityLGE1
1981/1982Sun 07 MarBradford City2 - 1NorthamptonLGE2
1981/1982Sat 17 OctNorthampton0 - 2Bradford CityLGE2
1980/1981Tue 30 SepNorthampton0 - 1Bradford CityLGE2
1980/1981Wed 17 SepBradford City3 - 1NorthamptonLGE2
1979/1980Wed 10 OctBradford City3 - 1NorthamptonLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Northampton Town have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Bradford City however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Northampton find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 10 points from their 10 matches. Bradford City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 16 from their 10 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Bantams have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Sixfields with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Northampton 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Bradford City Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
9 games since last defeat.