FootyMAD's Brentford match preview

Last updated : 29 August 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brentford v Rotherham United fixture

Rotherham U. face a trip to Brentford at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, The Millers have recorded 7 wins, and Brentford have come away with 10 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in October 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 05 AprRotherham U.1 - 2BrentfordLGE2
2007/2008Fri 12 OctBrentford1 - 1Rotherham U.LGE2
2006/2007Sat 17 MarBrentford0 - 1Rotherham U.LGE1
2006/2007Sat 14 OctRotherham U.2 - 0BrentfordLGE1
2005/2006Sat 15 AprRotherham U.2 - 2BrentfordLGE1
2005/2006Sat 01 OctBrentford2 - 1Rotherham U.LGE1
2000/2001Sat 28 AprRotherham U.2 - 1BrentfordLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Going back to last season, Brentford have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The Millers have had a decent run of form away from home, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. While the The Millers have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Brentford's total of 6 points from their 3 games this term sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Rotherham U. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with -8 points from 3 matches but have a 100% record so far after starting on -17.

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

A creditable return from recent away games for The Millers could well see them head back from Griffin Park with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
BrentfordNot drawn a match in their last 7 .
Rotherham U.Undefeated in last 4 away games.
10 games since last defeat.