History of the Newport County v Braintree Town fixture
Braintree Town face a trip to Newport County at Newport Stadium on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 2 wins from the previous 6 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Newport Stadium was just last season, in March 2012, with Braintree Town inflicting a narrow 3-4 defeat upon the Exiles in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 25 Aug||Braintree Tn.||1 - 2||Newport Co.||(Conference) Premier|
|2011/2012||Tue 06 Mar||Newport Co.||3-4||Braintree Tn.||(Conference) Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Newport Co.||4 - 3||Braintree Tn.||F.A. Cup|
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Braintree Tn.||1 - 0||Newport Co.||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Apr||Braintree Tn.||1 - 2||Newport Co.||(Conference) South|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Feb||Newport Co.||1 - 0||Braintree Tn.||(Conference) South|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Mar||Newport Co.||2 - 1||Braintree Tn.||(Conference) South|
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Recent respective form guides
Newport County are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Braintree Town however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The Iron's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 13 goals for and 11 against.
Newport County are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 74 points from 40 games.
Braintree Town see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 54 points from their 38 games played so far,
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
An interesting game for the Iron to play at the moment, and one from which we believe will see Braintree Town take away one point. No-score draw
|Newport County||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Braintree Town||12 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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