Swindon Town face a trip to Tranmere Rovers at Prenton Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Robins will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 17 and win only 4 of the 29 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2009, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 0||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 Aug||Swindon Town||3 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Fri 28 Mar||Tranmere Rvs.||2 - 1||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 20 Oct||Swindon Town||1 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Tue 07 Mar||Swindon Town||1 - 2||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Mon 29 Aug||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 0||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Apr||Swindon Town||2 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Tranmere Rovers's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Rovers have scored 5, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Swindon Town's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Robins's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Tranmere Rvs. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 10 points from their 14 games thus far. Swindon Town's 19 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Swindon Town are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Tranmere Rvs.||Not drawn a match in their last 6 .|
|Swindon Town||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.