Mansfield Town face a trip to Accrington Stanley at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 23 games played, Stags have recorded 6 wins, and Accrington S. have come away with 11 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2007, as the The Reds edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3 - 2 in a League Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Tue 16 Jan||Accrington S.||3 - 2||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 11 Nov||Mansfield Town||1 - 0||Accrington S.||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Mansfield Town||2 - 2||Accrington S.||LGE2|
|1960/1961||Sat 25 Mar||Accrington S.||1 - 4||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|1960/1961||Wed 22 Mar||Mansfield Town||0 - 0||Accrington S.||LGE2|
|1960/1961||Wed 30 Nov||Accrington S.||3 - 0||Mansfield Town||FAC|
|1959/1960||Sat 02 Apr||Mansfield Town||4 - 1||Accrington S.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Accrington Stanley's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While The Reds have scored 9, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Mansfield Town is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Stags have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Accrington S. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 6 points from their 6 matches. Mansfield Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 4 points from 6 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Reds, as the Stags have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Accrington S.||11 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 18 .
|Mansfield Town||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 9 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.