FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Lincoln City 09 Oct 2012

Footymad preview History of the Mansfield Town v Lincoln City fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Lincoln City at Field Mill on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 35 games played, Stags have recorded 16 wins, and Lincoln City have come away with 11 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was less than a year ago, in March 2012, the Stags carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 03 Mar Mansfield Town 2-1 Lincoln City (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 18 Oct Lincoln City 1 - 1 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier
2007/2008 Tue 29 Jan Lincoln City 1 - 2 Mansfield Town League Two
2007/2008 Sat 18 Aug Mansfield Town 1 - 3 Lincoln City League Two
2006/2007 Sat 03 Mar Lincoln City 1 - 2 Mansfield Town League Two
2006/2007 Sat 26 Aug Mansfield Town 2 - 4 Lincoln City League Two
2005/2006 Sat 08 Apr Lincoln City 1 - 1 Mansfield Town League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Stags in those games, with 6 conceded.

In complete contrast to Mansfield Town, Lincoln City are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Red Imps have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 17 points from their 12 games played so far,

Lincoln City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 12 points from their 13 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Mansfield Town 6 2 2 2 9 10 8
Lincoln City 6 2 1 3 7 10 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Mansfield Town may be coming up against a decent side in Lincoln City, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Stags. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Mansfield Town Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Lincoln City Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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