FootyMAD's Southport match preview

Last updated : 20 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Stevenage Borough v Southport fixture

Stevenage B. are ready to welcome Southport to Broadhall Way on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 9 games played, Boro have recorded 4 wins, and Southport have come away with 3 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Broadhall Way was within the last three years, in April 2003, with Stevenage B. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Conference match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 20 AugSouthport3 - 2Stevenage B.CONF
2002/2003Sat 26 AprStevenage B.3-0SouthportCONF
2002/2003Sat 02 NovSouthport3 - 2Stevenage B.CONF
2001/2002Sat 19 JanStevenage B.2 - 1SouthportCONF
2001/2002Sat 01 SepSouthport0 - 0Stevenage B.CONF
2000/2001Mon 30 AprStevenage B.1 - 3SouthportCONF
2000/2001Fri 22 DecSouthport2 - 2Stevenage B.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Stevenage Borough have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.

The away form of Southport is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Sandgrounders have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 0 in reply.

Stevenage B. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 42 points from 24 games. Southport find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 23 games have yielded only 16 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Stevenage B.6222778

FootyMad's prediction ...

Though Stevenage B. are not exactly setting the world alight at Broadhall Way in recent games, I can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Stevenage B. 4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Southport Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 14 most recent games.