FootyMAD Stockport County match preview

History of the Swindon Town v Stockport County fixture

Swindon prepare to entertain Stockport County at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Robins are clearly on top, having won 7 and lost only 2 of the 12 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at County Ground was just last season, in August 2002, with Stockport inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Robins in a League Division Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Sat 18 JanStockport2 - 5SwindonLD2
2002/2003Sat 31 AugSwindon0-1StockportLD2
1999/2000Mon 24 AprStockport3 - 0SwindonLD1
1999/2000Sat 09 OctSwindon1 - 1StockportLD1
1998/1999Tue 09 MarStockport2 - 1SwindonLD1
1998/1999Sat 03 OctSwindon2 - 3StockportLD1
1997/1998Sat 21 MarSwindon1 - 1StockportLD1

Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Robins in those games, with 7 conceded.

Stockport have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Hatters have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Swindon lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide League Division Two, picking up 20 points from their 12 games so far. Stockport are stuck down in the relegation zone of Nationwide League Division Two with a return of just 8 points from their 12 games thus far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

With the Robins being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Swindon Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Stockport Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 8 most recent games.