FM Preview: Tamworth v Southport 14 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Tamworth and Southport at 15:00 on 14th April 2012 in the (Conference) Premier.
History of the Tamworth v Southport fixture
Southport face a trip to Tamworth at The Lamb Ground on Saturday afternoon, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Most of the previous games have been drawn, but the remainder have resulted in a win for Sandgrounders.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Lamb Ground was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Southport inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Lambs in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Southport||1 - 1||Tamworth||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Apr||Tamworth||0-1||Southport||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Oct||Southport||2 - 1||Tamworth||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Tue 31 Mar||Southport||0 - 1||Tamworth||(Conference) North|
|2008/2009||Tue 03 Mar||Tamworth||1 - 1||Southport||(Conference) North|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Tamworth||1 - 3||Southport||(Conference) North|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Southport||2 - 2||Tamworth||(Conference) North|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Tamworth need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. Lambs have conceded a disappointing 7 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.
Southport's away form is none too clever either, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Sandgrounders, and 7 goals against.
Tamworth find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 46 points from their 42 matches.
Southport lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 71 from their 43 games so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Southport are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Tamworth. Away win
|Tamworth||Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
|Southport||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
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