FM Preview: Chesterfield v Northampton Town 26 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Chesterfield v Northampton Town fixture

Chesterfield prepare to entertain Northampton Town at Recreation Ground on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Spireites are clearly on top, having won 10 and lost only 3 of the 19 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Ground was less than a year ago, in January 2013, with Chesterfield running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 12 Jan Chesterfield 3-0 Northampton League Two
2012/2013 Sat 22 Sep Northampton 0 - 0 Chesterfield League Two
2010/2011 Tue 08 Mar Chesterfield 2 - 1 Northampton League Two
2010/2011 Tue 28 Sep Northampton 1 - 2 Chesterfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 23 Jan Northampton 0 - 0 Chesterfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 15 Aug Chesterfield 1 - 0 Northampton League Two
2006/2007 Sat 21 Apr Northampton 1 - 0 Chesterfield League One

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

Recent respective form guides

Chesterfield have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.

Northampton Town have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Cobblers have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Chesterfield are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 32 points from their 17 games.

Northampton Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 17 games have yielded only 13 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Chesterfield 6 2 4 0 9 3 10
Northampton Town 6 1 3 2 6 8 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The current home form displayed by Chesterfield is obviously none too clever, but, with the current standing of Northampton Town, we firmly believe this match can only produce a victory for the Spireites. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Chesterfield Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Northampton Town Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here