FootyMAD's Tranmere Rovers match preview

Last updated : 27 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Bradford City v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Bradford City prepare to entertain Tranmere Rovers at The Bradford & Bingley Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bantams are clearly on top, having won 23 and lost only 9 of the 40 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Bradford & Bingley Stadium was earlier this season, the Bantams carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a F.A. Cup match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sun 06 NovBradford City2-1Tranmere Rvs.FAC
2005/2006Fri 09 SepTranmere Rvs.2 - 2Bradford CityLGE1
2004/2005Sat 05 FebBradford City1 - 1Tranmere Rvs.LGE1
2004/2005Sat 16 OctTranmere Rvs.4 - 5Bradford CityLGE1
1998/1999Mon 28 DecBradford City2 - 0Tranmere Rvs.CHMP
1998/1999Tue 10 NovTranmere Rvs.0 - 1Bradford CityCHMP
1997/1998Sat 21 MarTranmere Rvs.3 - 1Bradford CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Bradford City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Bantams's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Tranmere Rvs.'s away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Rovers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 4 against.

Bradford City's 38 points from 29 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Tranmere Rvs. see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola League One, showing a record of 35 points from their 29 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bradford City6231759
Tranmere Rvs.63309312

FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at The Bradford & Bingley Stadium for the Bantams and the Madmen are unable to see past Tranmere Rvs. claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics:
Bradford City Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Tranmere Rvs. Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.