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Last updated : 17 November 2006
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History of the Mansfield Town v Peterborough United fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Peterborough United at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 23 games played, Stags have recorded 8 wins, and Peterborough have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was less than a year ago, in December 2005, when they played out a goalless draw 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:
2005/2006Sat 17 DecMansfield Town0-0PeterboroughLGE2
2005/2006Sat 20 AugPeterborough2 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2002/2003Sat 29 MarMansfield Town1 - 5PeterboroughLGE1
2002/2003Sat 12 OctPeterborough0 - 0Mansfield TownLGE1
2000/2001Tue 28 NovPeterborough4 - 0Mansfield TownFAC
2000/2001Sat 18 NovMansfield Town1 - 1PeterboroughFAC
1999/2000Sat 12 FebPeterborough1 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Stags, with 4 goals against.

The Posh have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. While the Posh have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 21 points from their 17 games played so far, Peterborough's total of 28 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town641111413
Peterborough641112713

FootyMad's prediction ...

Mansfield Town are starting to turn Field Mill into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield TownWon 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Peterborough6 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

Mansfield Town Match Reports

Sky Bet League Two Tue 21st November 19:45

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