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History of the Eastbourne Borough v Mansfield Town fixture

Mansfield Town face a trip to Eastbourne Borough at on Saturday afternoon, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Stags won the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Eastbourne B. and Mansfield Town at was less than a year ago, in January 2009, with Mansfield Town inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the in a (Conference) Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 31 JanEastbourne B.1 - 2Mansfield TownCONF
2008/2009Sat 06 SepMansfield Town3 - 1Eastbourne B.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Eastbourne Borough are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.

Mansfield Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Stags have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Eastbourne B. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 16 matches. Mansfield Town's total of 29 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Eastbourne B.61144124
Mansfield Town64029712

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Stags of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at with Mansfield Town coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Eastbourne B. Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Mansfield Town 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.