FM Preview: Notts. County v Swindon Town 24 Nov 2012

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

Notts. County are ready to welcome Swindon Town to Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 16 and lost only 6 of the 28 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was within the last three years, in November 2010, the Magpies carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 23 Apr Swindon Town 1 - 2 Notts. County League One
2010/2011 Tue 23 Nov Notts. County 1-0 Swindon Town League One
2006/2007 Sat 30 Dec Swindon Town 1 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2006/2007 Sat 23 Sep Notts. County 1 - 1 Swindon Town League Two
2004/2005 Wed 15 Dec Notts. County 2 - 0 Swindon Town F.A. Cup
2004/2005 Sat 04 Dec Swindon Town 1 - 1 Notts. County F.A. Cup
2003/2004 Sat 24 Jan Notts. County 1 - 2 Swindon Town League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Magpies have scored 6, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

Swindon Town's away form is none too clever either, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. Those games have seen the Robins pummel 11 goals, and let in 3.

Notts. County lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 31 points from their 19 games so far.

Swindon Town's total of 32 points from their 19 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 2 3 1 7 5 9
Swindon Town 6 2 1 3 8 7 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Magpies at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Robins come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Swindon Town 7 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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