Mansfield Town are ready to welcome Rushden & Diamonds to Field Mill on Tuesday evening, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. There have only been 1 against the opposition from the 3 matches played by the Stags.
The previous match played between the two at Field Mill was more than three years back, in August 2005, with Rushden & D. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Stags 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 10 Dec||Rushden & D.||1 - 2||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Tue 09 Aug||Mansfield Town||0-1||Rushden & D.||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 26 Feb||Rushden & D.||0 - 0||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Dec||Mansfield Town||0 - 0||Rushden & D.||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 30 Mar||Mansfield Town||1 - 4||Rushden & D.||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 27 Oct||Rushden & D.||3 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Mansfield Town have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Rushden & D. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Mansfield Town see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 33 points from their 27 games played so far, Rushden & D.'s 39 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Rushden & D.||6||1||2||3||6||9||5|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Stags's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Rushden & D.. Home Win
|Mansfield Town||8 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Rushden & D.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.