FM Preview: Oldham Athletic v Notts. County 31 Dec 2011

Footymad preview History of the Oldham Athletic v Notts. County fixture

Notts. County face a trip to Oldham Athletic at Boundary Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 22 and win only 10 of the 41 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2010, with Oldham Athletic running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 02 Apr Notts. County 0 - 2 Oldham Ath. League One
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Oldham Ath. 3-0 Notts. County League One
2003/2004 Sat 08 May Notts. County 1 - 1 Oldham Ath. League Division Two
2003/2004 Sat 29 Nov Oldham Ath. 0 - 1 Notts. County League Division Two
2002/2003 Sat 22 Feb Oldham Ath. 1 - 1 Notts. County League Division Two
2002/2003 Tue 10 Sep Oldham Ath. 3 - 2 Notts. County League Cup
2002/2003 Sat 07 Sep Notts. County 1 - 3 Oldham Ath. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Oldham Athletic are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Latics in those games, with 6 conceded.

The away form of Notts. County is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Magpies have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Oldham Athletic see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 27 points from their 22 games played so far,

Notts. County's 31 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Oldham Athletic 6 2 2 2 5 5 8
Notts. County 6 2 0 4 8 9 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Latics, as the Magpies have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Oldham Athletic 12 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Notts. County Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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