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History of the Scunthorpe United v Bradford City fixture

Bradford City face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 15 out of 23 times.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2005, when they played out a goalless draw in a League One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 21 OctBradford City0 - 1Scunthorpe U.LGE1
2006/2007Tue 17 OctBradford City1 - 2Scunthorpe U.ASSM
2005/2006Sat 01 AprBradford City4 - 2Scunthorpe U.LGE1
2005/2006Sat 31 DecScunthorpe U.0 - 0Bradford CityLGE1
1994/1995Tue 22 NovScunthorpe U.3 - 2Bradford CityFAC
1994/1995Sat 12 NovBradford City1 - 1Scunthorpe U.FAC
1988/1989Tue 22 NovScunthorpe U.0 - 1Bradford CityLGEC

Recent respective form guides

Scunthorpe United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Iron have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.

Bradford City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bantams have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Scunthorpe U. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League One, with their 39 games giving them a return of 76 points. Bradford City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 41 points from 39 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Scunthorpe U.633012612
Bradford City61147144

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Bradford City not hitting the right notes away from home at the moment, the Madmen safely assumes that Scunthorpe U. will ease to victory over the Bantams. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Scunthorpe U. Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Bradford City 5 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.