Mansfield Town face a trip to Chester City at The Saunders Honda Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 48 games played, Stags have recorded 15 wins, and Chester City have come away with 17 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Tue 06 Mar||Mansfield Town||2 - 1||Chester City||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Chester City||1 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Tue 24 Jan||Mansfield Town||1 - 2||Chester City||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Fri 02 Sep||Chester City||3 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Fri 25 Mar||Mansfield Town||0 - 0||Chester City||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Chester City||0 - 3||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|1999/2000||Sat 25 Mar||Chester City||5 - 0||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Chester City have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Blues's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Mansfield Town have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Stags have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Chester City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 36 points from their 24 games so far. Mansfield Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just 16 points from their 23 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Blues, as the Stags have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Chester City||6 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Mansfield Town||8 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.