FM Preview: Burton Albion v Mansfield Town 26 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Burton Albion v Mansfield Town fixture

Mansfield Town travel to take on Burton Albion at The Pirelli Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Stags lost the only previous game played between the two.

The only previous meeting between Burton Albion and Mansfield Town at The Pirelli Stadium was back in October 2008, over five years ago, the Brewers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2008/2009 Mon 29 Dec Mansfield Town 0 - 2 Burton Albion (Conference) Premier
2008/2009 Mon 13 Oct Burton Albion 1-0 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Burton Albion have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. These games have seen the Brewers score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.

Mansfield Town's away form is none too clever either, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Stags, and 9 goals against.

Burton Albion's total of 27 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Skybet League Two.

Mansfield Town find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 21 points from their 17 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Burton Albion 6 2 2 2 6 3 8
Mansfield Town 6 1 2 3 13 13 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Mansfield Town have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Burton Albion may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Burton Albion Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Mansfield Town No win in the 2 most recent games.

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