Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Chester City at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Stags are clearly on top, having won 32 and lost only 9 of the 50 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was two seasons ago, in February 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners 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:|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Chester City||0 - 1||Mansfield Town||CONF|
|2007/2008||Sat 23 Feb||Mansfield Town||1-3||Chester City||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Chester City||0 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Mansfield Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.
The away form of Chester City is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Blues have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Mansfield Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 44 points from their 26 games so far. Chester City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 26 games have yielded only -3 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Stags's form is quite poor at the moment, but I see this as their ideal opportunity to register a morale-boosting win. Home Win
|Mansfield Town||Not drawn a match in their last 4 .|
|Chester City||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 9 most recent games.