Mansfield Town play host to Luton Town at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, 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 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.
Luton Town's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Hatters's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Mansfield Town's total of 44 points from their 25 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 40 from their 23 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from Mansfield Town at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Stags will at least gain a draw. No-score draw
|Mansfield Town||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .|
|Luton Town||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.