History of the Swindon Town v Scunthorpe United fixture
Swindon Town are ready to welcome Scunthorpe United to County Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Robins have won and drawn 5 times in this fixture.
The previous match played between the two at County Ground was more than three years back, in February 2009, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-2 thriller, in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Swindon Town||4-2||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 3||Swindon Town||League One|
|2005/2006||Mon 17 Apr||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 2||Swindon Town||League One|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Oct||Swindon Town||1 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|1985/1986||Sat 12 Apr||Swindon Town||1 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||Fourth Division|
|1985/1986||Sat 09 Nov||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 2||Swindon Town||Fourth Division|
|1984/1985||Fri 29 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||6 - 2||Swindon Town||Fourth Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Swindon Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Robins in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Scunthorpe United is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Iron have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Swindon Town's total of 21 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.
Scunthorpe United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 9 points from their 12 games thus far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Though Swindon Town are not exactly setting the world alight at County Ground in recent games, we can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win
|Swindon Town||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
|Scunthorpe United||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
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