FM Preview: Notts. County v Shrewsbury Town 08 Sep 2012

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Notts. County are ready to welcome Shrewsbury Town to Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 20 games played, Magpies have recorded 10 wins, and Shrewsbury Town have come away with 4 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Meadow Lane was within the last three years, in October 2009, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2009/2010 Mon 05 Apr Shrewsbury Tn. 0 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2009/2010 Sat 31 Oct Notts. County 1-1 Shrewsbury Tn. League Two
2008/2009 Sat 07 Mar Shrewsbury Tn. 3 - 2 Notts. County League Two
2008/2009 Sat 30 Aug Notts. County 2 - 2 Shrewsbury Tn. League Two
2007/2008 Mon 24 Mar Shrewsbury Tn. 0 - 0 Notts. County League Two
2007/2008 Sat 08 Dec Notts. County 2 - 1 Shrewsbury Tn. League Two
2006/2007 Tue 20 Feb Shrewsbury Tn. 2 - 0 Notts. County League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 8 conceded.

Shrewsbury Town have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Shrews have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Notts. County are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 9 points from 4 games.

Shrewsbury Town see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 5 points from their 4 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 4 0 2 8 4 12
Shrewsbury Town 6 1 2 3 4 10 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but we think that Magpies's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Shrewsbury Town. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County 14 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
Shrewsbury Town Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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