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History of the Mansfield Town v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at Field Mill on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Stags are clearly on top, having won 14 and lost only 6 of the 25 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was less than a year ago, in March 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:
2004/2005Sat 05 MarMansfield Town1-1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2004/2005Sat 18 DecShrewsbury Tn.0 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Sat 23 FebShrewsbury Tn.3 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Fri 14 SepMansfield Town2 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2000/2001Tue 06 MarShrewsbury Tn.2 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2000/2001Sat 14 OctMansfield Town1 - 0Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
1999/2000Sat 23 OctShrewsbury Tn.1 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

Shrewsbury Tn. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Mansfield Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 12 games have yielded only 7 points. Shrewsbury Tn. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca Cola League Two, picking up 17 from their 12 games so far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town61237115
Shrewsbury Tn.6231749

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Stags of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Shrewsbury Tn., who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield TownNot won in the 3 most recent games.
Shrewsbury Tn.5 games since last away draw.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.