FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Alfreton Town 22 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Mansfield Town v Alfreton Town fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Alfreton Town at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The two sides drew on their own previous meeting.

The only previous meeting between Mansfield Town and Alfreton Town at Field Mill was less than a year ago, in February 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Trophy match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 08 Feb Alfreton T. 1 - 2 Mansfield Town Trophy
2010/2011 Sat 05 Feb Mansfield Town 1-1 Alfreton T. Trophy

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

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Stags in those games, with 8 conceded.

The away form of Alfreton Town is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Reds have hit 4 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town's 27 points from 16 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Alfreton Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 10 points from their 17 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Mansfield Town 6 2 2 2 8 10 8
Alfreton Town 6 0 1 5 5 17 1

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Stags's form is quite poor at the moment, but we see this as their ideal opportunity to register a morale-boosting win. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Mansfield Town 4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Alfreton Town Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.

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