Swindon Town face a trip to Port Vale at Vale Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Robins will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 18 and win only 5 of the 32 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2004, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3 - 3 draw 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:|
|2003/2004||Tue 30 Mar||Port Vale||3 - 3||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 25 Oct||Swindon Town||0 - 0||Port Vale||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Sat 22 Feb||Port Vale||1 - 1||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Sep||Swindon Town||1 - 2||Port Vale||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 02 Mar||Swindon Town||3 - 0||Port Vale||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Tue 18 Sep||Port Vale||0 - 2||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Sat 13 Jan||Swindon Town||0 - 1||Port Vale||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Port Vale are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
Swindon Town have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Port Vale see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 16 points from their 13 games played so far, Swindon Town's 20 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Swindon Town only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Vale Park will be a good result. Score draw
|Port Vale||9 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
|Swindon Town||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.