Mansfield Town face a trip to Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, Stags have recorded 2 wins, and Macclesfield have come away with 4 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Mansfield Town||1 - 1||Macclesfield||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Tue 27 Sep||Macclesfield||1 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Apr||Macclesfield||3 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 06 Nov||Mansfield Town||0 - 1||Macclesfield||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Tue 02 Nov||Macclesfield||4 - 0||Mansfield Town||ASSM|
|2003/2004||Sun 28 Dec||Macclesfield||1 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Sep||Mansfield Town||3 - 2||Macclesfield||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Macclesfield Town's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Silkmen have scored 8, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Mansfield Town's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Stags have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Macclesfield find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 15 games have yielded only 5 points. Mansfield Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 18 points from their 15 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Mansfield Town have been far from successful in recent away games, I can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Macclesfield. Away win
|Macclesfield||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 10 home matches.
Not won in the 17 most recent games.
|Mansfield Town||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.