Mansfield Town face a trip to Barrow at Holker Street Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Stags will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 14 and win only 6 of the 26 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2009, with Barrow running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Tue 29 Sep||Barrow||3 - 1||Mansfield Town||CONF|
|2009/2010||Tue 18 Aug||Mansfield Town||4 - 1||Barrow||CONF|
|2008/2009||Sat 11 Apr||Mansfield Town||2 - 2||Barrow||CONF|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Barrow||2 - 1||Mansfield Town||CONF|
|1969/1970||Sat 13 Dec||Mansfield Town||4 - 2||Barrow||LGE1|
|1969/1970||Sat 13 Sep||Barrow||0 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE1|
|1968/1969||Sat 19 Apr||Mansfield Town||4 - 2||Barrow||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Barrow's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Bluebirds's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Mansfield Town's away form is none too clever either, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Stags pummel 17 goals, and let in 10.
Barrow are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 29 matches. Mansfield Town's 42 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Mansfield Town are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Barrow. Away win
|Barrow||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Mansfield Town||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
4 games since last defeat.