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History of the Grimsby Town v Cambridge United fixture

Cambridge U. travel to take on Grimsby Town at Blundell Park on Monday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The U's will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 7 and win only 2 of the 12 games.

The last time the two teams met at Grimsby Town was more than a decade ago, in September 1992, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 25 SepCambridge U.0 - 2Grimsby TownLGE2
1992/1993Sat 16 JanCambridge U.2 - 0Grimsby TownCHMP
1992/1993Sat 26 SepGrimsby Town1 - 1Cambridge U.CHMP
1991/1992Sat 18 JanCambridge U.0 - 1Grimsby TownCHMP
1991/1992Sat 17 AugGrimsby Town3 - 4Cambridge U.CHMP
1990/1991Sat 06 AprGrimsby Town1 - 0Cambridge U.LGE1
1990/1991Sat 29 DecCambridge U.1 - 0Grimsby TownLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Grimsby Town haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.

The away form of Cambridge U. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the U's have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Grimsby Town find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 24 matches. Cambridge U. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 24 games have yielded only 17 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Grimsby Town6141667
Cambridge U.60157131

FootyMad's prediction ...

U's are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Grimsby Town. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Grimsby Town Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Cambridge U. Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.