FootyMAD's Macclesfield Town match preview

History of the Mansfield Town v Macclesfield Town fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Macclesfield Town at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The majority of those games have been won by the Stags.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was just last season, in September 2003, as the Stags squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 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:
2004/2005Tue 02 NovMacclesfield4 - 0Mansfield TownAM
2003/2004Sun 28 DecMacclesfield1 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2003/2004Sat 06 SepMansfield Town3-2MacclesfieldLGE2
2001/2002Sat 29 DecMacclesfield0 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Mon 27 AugMansfield Town4 - 0MacclesfieldLGE2
2000/2001Sun 14 JanMacclesfield0 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2000/2001Mon 28 AugMansfield Town4 - 4MacclesfieldLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The Stags's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

The away form of Macclesfield is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Silkmen have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 23 points from their 16 games so far. Macclesfield's total of 24 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Stags. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Macclesfield 8 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.