Swindon Town travel to take on Shrewsbury Town at Gay Meadow on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 9 of the 24 previous games, with the hosts winning just 8.
The last time the two teams met at Shrewsbury Tn. was more than a decade ago, in April 1996, with Swindon Town inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Shrews in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1995/1996||Sat 27 Apr||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 2||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 25 Nov||Swindon Town||0 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE1|
|1989/1990||Tue 03 Oct||Swindon Town||3 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGEC|
|1989/1990||Tue 19 Sep||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 3||Swindon Town||LGEC|
|1988/1989||Mon 01 May||Swindon Town||1 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Sat 03 Dec||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 1||Swindon Town||CHMP|
|1987/1988||Sat 20 Feb||Shrewsbury Tn.||2 - 1||Swindon Town||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Shrewsbury Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Shrews in those games, with 7 conceded.
Swindon Town have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Shrewsbury Tn. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 20 points from their 13 games so far. Swindon Town are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 28 points from the 14 games they have played so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Swindon Town are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Gay Meadow with a well-deserved point. Score draw
|Shrewsbury Tn.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Swindon Town||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|