FM Preview: Carlisle United v Notts. County 13 Oct 2012

Footymad preview History of the Carlisle United v Notts. County fixture

Notts. County face a trip to Carlisle United at Brunton Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 12 games played, Magpies have recorded 5 wins, and Carlisle United have come away with 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Brunton Park was just last season, in August 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 03 Mar Notts. County 2 - 0 Carlisle Utd. League One
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Carlisle Utd. 0-3 Notts. County League One
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Notts. County 0 - 1 Carlisle Utd. League One
2010/2011 Sat 09 Oct Carlisle Utd. 1 - 0 Notts. County League One
2005/2006 Mon 17 Apr Carlisle Utd. 2 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2005/2006 Sat 22 Oct Notts. County 0 - 0 Carlisle Utd. League Two
1995/1996 Sat 30 Mar Notts. County 3 - 1 Carlisle Utd. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Carlisle United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Cumbrians have scored 5, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Notts. County however, is much more impressive, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Magpies, and 6 goals against.

Carlisle United's 15 points from 10 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Notts. County lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 18 from their 11 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Carlisle United 6 2 2 2 6 9 8
Notts. County 6 1 3 2 8 7 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Magpies's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the match with Carlisle United, believes the FootyMad team. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Carlisle United Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Notts. County Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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