FM Preview: Notts. County v Carlisle United 03 Mar 2012

Last updated : 02 March 2012 By Footymad Previewer

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

Notts. County prepare to entertain Carlisle United at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 7 and lost only 2 of the 11 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was just last season, in January 2011, with Carlisle United inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Magpies in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
1995/1996 Sat 07 Oct Carlisle Utd. 0 - 0 Notts. County League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These games have seen the Magpies score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.

Carlisle United have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Cumbrians have hit 6 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Notts. County lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 49 points from their 33 games so far.

Carlisle United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 49 from their 31 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 5 0 1 6 4 15
Carlisle United 6 2 2 2 6 12 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Carlisle United is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Magpies in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Carlisle United Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.

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