FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Fleetwood Town 11 Jan 2011

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History of the Mansfield Town v Fleetwood Town fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Fleetwood Town at Field Mill on Tuesday evening, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Tue 17 AugFleetwood Tn.3 - 0Mansfield TownCONF

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Stags have scored 7, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

Fleetwood Tn.'s away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Mansfield Town find themselves in a respectable 8th position, courtesy of the 37 points they have accumulated from 25 games. Fleetwood Tn. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 40 from their 24 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town6312161110
Fleetwood Tn.6222558

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Mansfield Town at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Stags will at least gain a draw. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Fleetwood Tn. Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.