Mansfield Town face a trip to Shrewsbury Town at Gay Meadow on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Stags have recorded 7 wins, and Shrewsbury Tn. have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners 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||Fri 07 Oct||Mansfield Town||4 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Mansfield Town||1 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Dec||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 2||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Feb||Shrewsbury Tn.||3 - 0||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Fri 14 Sep||Mansfield Town||2 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Tue 06 Mar||Shrewsbury Tn.||2 - 1||Mansfield Town||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Sat 14 Oct||Mansfield Town||1 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Shrewsbury Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Shrews in those games, with 8 conceded.
Mansfield Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Stags's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Shrewsbury Tn. see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola League Two, showing a record of 22 points from their 17 games played so far, Mansfield Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 17 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Mansfield Town have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Shrewsbury Tn. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Shrewsbury Tn.||4 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Mansfield Town||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.