FM Preview: Swindon Town v Milton Keynes Dons 16 Apr 2011

Footymad preview History of the Swindon Town v Milton Keynes Dons fixture

Swindon Town prepare to entertain Milton Keynes Dons at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 9 games played, Robins have recorded 4 wins, and Milton Keynes Dons have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at County Ground was just last season, in August 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Milton Keynes 2 - 1 Swindon Town League One
2009/2010 Tue 09 Mar Milton Keynes 2 - 1 Swindon Town League One
2009/2010 Sat 15 Aug Swindon Town 0-0 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Tue 11 Aug Milton Keynes 1 - 4 Swindon Town League Cup
2008/2009 Sat 07 Mar Swindon Town 1 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2008/2009 Sat 30 Aug Milton Keynes 1 - 2 Swindon Town League One
2006/2007 Mon 01 Jan Milton Keynes 0 - 1 Swindon Town League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town may have lost only 1 of their last six home games, but the other 5 have resulted in drawn games. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 4 in the wrong end.

Milton Keynes Dons's away form is none too clever either, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 14 goals for the The Dons, and 3 goals against.

Swindon Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 38 points from their 41 games thus far.

Milton Keynes Dons's total of 68 points from their 41 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League One.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Swindon Town 6 1 3 2 4 5 6
Milton Keynes Dons 6 4 1 1 12 7 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Robins at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the The Dons come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Swindon Town Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 11 home matches.
Milton Keynes Dons 5 games since last away draw.

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