FM Preview: Hartlepool United v Notts. County 02 Nov 2010

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History of the Hartlepool United v Notts. County fixture

Notts. County pack their bags to visit Hartlepool United at Victoria Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 7 occasions, and draw 3, from the 11 games played.

The previous match played between the two at Victoria Park was more than three years back, in April 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Fri 20 AprHartlepool U.1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
2006/2007Tue 05 DecNotts. County0 - 1Hartlepool U.LGE2
2003/2004Sat 17 AprHartlepool U.4 - 0Notts. CountyLGE1
2003/2004Sat 01 NovNotts. County1 - 0Hartlepool U.LGE1
1997/1998Sun 28 DecNotts. County2 - 0Hartlepool U.LGE2
1997/1998Tue 02 SepHartlepool U.1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
1988/1989Sat 10 DecHartlepool U.1 - 0Notts. CountyFAC

Recent respective form guides

Hartlepool United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Pools's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

The away form of Notts. County is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Magpies have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hartlepool U. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 17 points from their 14 matches. Notts. County are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 14 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hartlepool U.63217411
Notts. County62047106

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pools, as the Magpies have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hartlepool U. Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Notts. County Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.