FM Preview: Swindon Town v Crawley Town 14 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Swindon Town v Crawley Town fixture

Swindon Town prepare to entertain Crawley Town at County Ground on Tuesday evening, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Robins lost the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Swindon Town and Crawley Town at County Ground was just last season, in December 2010, with Crawley Town inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Robins in an F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 13 Sep Crawley Town 0 - 3 Swindon Town League Two
2010/2011 Tue 07 Dec Swindon Town 2-3 Crawley Town F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Fri 26 Nov Crawley Town 1 - 1 Swindon Town F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Robins, with 1 goals against.

The Reds have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in the last six, but with four of them resulting in draws. The Reds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 4 against.

Swindon Town are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 52 points from 27 games.

Crawley Town are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 55 points from their 27 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Swindon Town 6 4 1 1 9 5 13
Crawley Town 6 3 3 0 8 4 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Swindon Town are starting to turn County Ground 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. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Swindon Town Won 7 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Crawley Town Undefeated in last 11 away games.
8 games since last defeat.

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