FM Preview: Swindon Town v Hereford United 08 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Swindon Town v Hereford United fixture

Swindon Town are ready to welcome Hereford United to County Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Robins are clearly on top, winning 64.29% of the games played between the two.

The previous match played between the two at County Ground was within the last three years, in March 2009, with Swindon Town running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2008/2009 Sat 21 Mar Swindon Town 3-0 Hereford Utd. League One
2008/2009 Tue 07 Oct Hereford Utd. 1 - 2 Swindon Town (Associate Members)
2008/2009 Fri 05 Sep Hereford Utd. 1 - 1 Swindon Town League One
2006/2007 Sat 07 Apr Hereford Utd. 0 - 0 Swindon Town League Two
2006/2007 Sat 04 Nov Swindon Town 1 - 2 Hereford Utd. League Two
2001/2002 Sat 08 Dec Swindon Town 3 - 2 Hereford Utd. F.A. Cup
1995/1996 Wed 29 Nov Swindon Town 0 - 1 Hereford Utd. (Associate Members)

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Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Robins, with 7 goals against.

The away form of Hereford United is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Bulls have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Swindon Town's 15 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Hereford United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League Two with a return of just 6 points from their 11 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Swindon Town 6 4 0 2 11 5 12
Hereford United 6 1 1 4 3 12 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Robins's form is quite poor at the moment, but we see this as their ideal opportunity to register a morale-boosting win. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Swindon Town Won 3 successive home games.
10 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 20 .
Hereford United Not won in previous 14 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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