FootyMAD's Leyton Orient match preview

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Last updated : 26 November 2004
History of the Mansfield Town v Leyton Orient fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Leyton Orient at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 21 games played, Stags have recorded 8 wins, and Leyton Orient have come away with 4 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was just last season, in August 2003, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Division Three match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 17 JanLeyton Orient3 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2003/2004Sat 16 AugMansfield Town1-1Leyton OrientLGE2
2001/2002Tue 19 MarLeyton Orient2 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Fri 05 OctMansfield Town3 - 2Leyton OrientLGE2
2000/2001Sat 21 AprMansfield Town2 - 0Leyton OrientLGE2
2000/2001Sat 04 NovLeyton Orient2 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
1999/2000Sat 04 MarLeyton Orient1 - 3Mansfield TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

The away form of Leyton Orient however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the O's, and 6 goals against.

Mansfield Town's 24 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Leyton Orient are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 28 points from 18 games.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town60332103
Leyton Orient632112811

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Stags of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Leyton Orient, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
Leyton Orient Undefeated in last 3 away games.

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