FM Preview: Notts. County v Swindon Town 23 Nov 2010

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History of the Notts. County v Swindon Town fixture

Notts. County play host to Swindon Town at Meadow Lane on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 15 and lost only 6 of the 27 games.

The last time the two teams met at Notts. County was just over four years ago, in September 2006, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 30 DecSwindon Town1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
2006/2007Sat 23 SepNotts. County1-1Swindon TownLGE2
2004/2005Wed 15 DecNotts. County2 - 0Swindon TownFAC
2004/2005Sat 04 DecSwindon Town1 - 1Notts. CountyFAC
2003/2004Sat 24 JanNotts. County1 - 2Swindon TownLGE1
2003/2004Sat 23 AugSwindon Town4 - 0Notts. CountyLGE1
2002/2003Sat 22 MarSwindon Town5 - 0Notts. CountyLGE1

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 generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Swindon Town have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 17 goals for the Robins, and 8 goals against.

Notts. County are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 16 points from their 16 games thus far. Swindon Town see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 21 points from their 17 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Notts. County6204796
Swindon Town623113119

FootyMad's prediction ...

Notts. County are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Notts. County 16 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Swindon Town Undefeated in last 3 away games.
5 games since last defeat.