FootyMAD's Shrewsbury Town match preview

Last updated : 20 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Notts. County v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Notts. County prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, winning 53.33% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was just last season, in November 2004, with Notts. County running out comfortable 3-0 winners 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:
2005/2006Sat 17 SepShrewsbury Tn.2 - 0Notts. CountyLGE2
2004/2005Sat 23 AprShrewsbury Tn.1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
2004/2005Sat 06 NovNotts. County3-0Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
1997/1998Sat 07 FebNotts. County1 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
1997/1998Sat 20 SepShrewsbury Tn.1 - 2Notts. CountyLGE2
1996/1997Sat 08 FebShrewsbury Tn.2 - 1Notts. CountyLGE1
1996/1997Sat 02 NovNotts. County1 - 2Shrewsbury Tn.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 7 conceded.

The away form of Shrewsbury Tn. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Shrews's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Notts. County see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola League Two, showing a record of 36 points from their 27 games played so far, Shrewsbury Tn.'s 36 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Notts. County6303689
Shrewsbury Tn.63127410

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Shrewsbury Tn. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Magpies in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Notts. CountyWon 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Shrewsbury Tn.6 games since last away draw.
5 games since last defeat.