Mansfield Town face a trip to Ebbsfleet United at Stonebridge Road on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The only previous meeting between the two sides yielded a draw.
The only previous meeting between Ebbsfleet Utd. and Mansfield Town at was just last season, in August 2008, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a (Conference) Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||Mansfield Town||3 - 0||Ebbsfleet Utd.||CONF|
|2008/2009||Tue 07 Apr||Mansfield Town||2 - 0||Ebbsfleet Utd.||CONF|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 Aug||Ebbsfleet Utd.||2 - 2||Mansfield Town||CONF|
Recent respective form guides
Ebbsfleet United need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. The Fleet have conceded a disappointing 6 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Mansfield Town's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Stags's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Ebbsfleet Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 9 points from their 21 games thus far. Mansfield Town's total of 37 points from their 20 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Mansfield Town are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Ebbsfleet Utd.||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 11 home matches.
Latest 6 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 14 most recent games.
|Mansfield Town||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.