Swindon prepare to entertain Port Vale at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Robins are clearly on top, having won 17 and lost only 7 of the 31 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at County Ground was just last season, in September 2002, with Port Vale inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Robins in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 22 Feb||Port Vale||1 - 1||Swindon||LD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Sep||Swindon||1-2||Port Vale||LD2|
|2001/2002||Sat 02 Mar||Swindon||3 - 0||Port Vale||LD2|
|2001/2002||Tue 18 Sep||Port Vale||0 - 2||Swindon||LD2|
|2000/2001||Sat 13 Jan||Swindon||0 - 1||Port Vale||LD2|
|2000/2001||Mon 28 Aug||Port Vale||3 - 0||Swindon||LD2|
|1999/2000||Tue 26 Oct||Swindon||2 - 1||Port Vale||LD1|
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.
Port Vale have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Valiants have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Swindon see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division Two, showing a record of 20 points from their 15 games played so far, Port Vale are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 26 points from 15 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Swindon||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Port Vale||4 games since last away draw.|