FM Preview: Gateshead v Barrow 18 Jan 2011

Last updated : 17 January 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Gateshead v Barrow fixture

Gateshead prepare to entertain Barrow at International Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Tynesiders are clearly on top, having won 18 and lost only 7 of the 32 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at International Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2010, the Tynesiders carving out a narrow 2-1 victory 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:
2010/2011Tue 17 AugBarrow1 - 3GatesheadCONF
2009/2010Tue 16 FebGateshead2-1BarrowCONF
2009/2010Tue 09 FebGateshead2 - 3BarrowFAT
2009/2010Tue 02 FebBarrow1 - 1GatesheadFAT
2009/2010Sat 26 DecBarrow3 - 3GatesheadCONF
2008/2009Tue 04 NovBarrow3 - 1GatesheadCNFC
2002/2003Sat 26 AprBarrow2 - 0GatesheadNPL

Recent respective form guides

Gateshead have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Tynesiders's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

The away form of Barrow is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Bluebirds have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Gateshead find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 26 points from their 23 matches. Barrow find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 26 points from their 24 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Gateshead are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Gateshead Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 9 most recent games.
Barrow Not won in previous 13 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.