Mansfield Town face a trip to Boston United at York Street Stadium on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2004, with Mansfield Town inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Pilgrims in a League Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Apr||Boston Utd.||1 - 2||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 01 Nov||Mansfield Town||2 - 1||Boston Utd.||LGE2|
|1925/1926||Sat 28 Nov||Boston Utd.||5 - 2||Mansfield Town||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Boston United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.
The away form of Mansfield Town is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Stags have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Boston Utd.'s total of 25 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Mansfield Town's 23 points from 17 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pilgrims, as the Stags have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Boston Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Mansfield Town||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
No win in the 6 most recent games.