FM Preview: Notts. County v Chesterfield 25 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Chesterfield fixture

Notts. County prepare to entertain Chesterfield at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 17 and lost only 4 of the 31 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 15 Oct Chesterfield 1 - 3 Notts. County League One
2011/2012 Tue 04 Oct Notts. County 1-3 Chesterfield (Associate Members)
2009/2010 Tue 09 Mar Notts. County 1 - 0 Chesterfield League Two
2009/2010 Wed 19 Aug Chesterfield 2 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2008/2009 Sat 31 Jan Notts. County 0 - 1 Chesterfield League Two
2008/2009 Sat 25 Oct Chesterfield 3 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2007/2008 Sat 03 May Chesterfield 1 - 1 Notts. County League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Spireites's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.

Notts. County's 43 points from 31 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Chesterfield are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 27 points from their 31 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 3 1 2 4 5 10
Chesterfield 6 4 1 1 7 4 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Magpies. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Chesterfield Not won in previous 2 away matches.

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