Match Preview – Braintree Town v Barrow

Match Preview - Braintree Town v Barrow

All you need to know as we head to Essex to face Braintree Town in the Vanarama National League.




Team news:

Shaun Tuton remains unavailable with the injury he picked up at Maidstone.


Recent Form:

The Bluebirds beat North Ferriby United 3-1 on Easter Monday. Barrow are 7th in the table ahead of the game.

Braintree were on the other side of a  3-1 result on Monday. They lost away to relegation rivals Torquay, a result which leaves them 20th in the table.


Last Time Out:

Barrow won 2-1 at the Furness Building Society Stadium back in August. The game looked to be heading towards a draw when a last gasp goal from Byron Harrison saw Barrow snatch all 3 points

Barrow’s last visit to Braintree ended in a 1-1 draw when Dan Pilkington’s late strike earned a point for the Bluebirds.



Live match coverage will be available on BBC Radio Cumbria.

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Radio Lonsdale will also be broadcasting live from the game.

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Live Updates:

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Ticket Prices:

Adult: £10

Concession: £5

Under 18: FREE


Pre Match:

Barrow fans are welcome in the Braintree clubhouse before the game.