Notts. County play host to Southampton at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 11 of the 26 previous games, with the Magpies winning just 8.
The last time the two teams met at Notts. County was just over four years ago, in October 2006, with Notts. County running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Tue 24 Oct||Notts. County||2-0||Southampton||LGEC|
|1991/1992||Fri 20 Dec||Southampton||1 - 1||Notts. County||PREM|
|1991/1992||Tue 20 Aug||Notts. County||1 - 0||Southampton||PREM|
|1983/1984||Thu 17 May||Notts. County||1 - 3||Southampton||PREM|
|1983/1984||Sat 19 Nov||Southampton||0 - 2||Notts. County||PREM|
|1982/1983||Tue 15 Feb||Notts. County||1 - 2||Southampton||PREM|
|1982/1983||Sat 02 Oct||Southampton||1 - 0||Notts. County||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Notts. County are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 7 conceded.
Southampton have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Notts. County find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 13 matches. Southampton see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 18 points from their 13 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Magpies go into their game against Southampton in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Notts. County||13 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
|Southampton||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.