Mansfield Town play host to Luton Town at Field Mill on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 6 wins out of 9 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Mansfield Town was back in March 2003, over five years ago, as the Stags squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a League Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Tue 11 Aug||Luton Town||4 - 1||Mansfield Town||CONF|
|2002/2003||Tue 04 Mar||Mansfield Town||3-2||Luton Town||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 17 Sep||Luton Town||2 - 3||Mansfield Town||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Mon 01 Apr||Luton Town||5 - 3||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 03 Nov||Mansfield Town||4 - 1||Luton Town||LGE2|
|1989/1990||Tue 03 Oct||Luton Town||7 - 2||Mansfield Town||LGEC|
|1989/1990||Tue 19 Sep||Mansfield Town||3 - 4||Luton Town||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Mansfield Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Stags in those games, with 6 conceded.
The The Hatters have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the The Hatters, and 10 goals against.
Mansfield Town's total of 37 points from their 20 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier. Luton Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 36 from their 20 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Stags go into their game against Luton Town in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Mansfield Town||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Luton Town||5 successive away victories.|
8 games since last away draw.
5 games since last defeat.