FM Preview: Chesterfield v Oldham Athletic 02 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Sunday, 1st January 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Chesterfield and Oldham Athletic at 15:00 on 2nd January 2012 in the League One.
History of the Chesterfield v Oldham Athletic fixture
Chesterfield play host to Oldham Athletic at Recreation Ground on Monday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 29 games played, Spireites have recorded 14 wins, and Oldham Athletic have come away with 9 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Chesterfield was back in December 2006, over five years ago, the Spireites carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 19 Nov||Oldham Ath.||5 - 2||Chesterfield||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 05 May||Oldham Ath.||1 - 0||Chesterfield||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Dec||Chesterfield||2-1||Oldham Ath.||League One|
|2006/2007||Wed 01 Nov||Oldham Ath.||0 - 1||Chesterfield||(Associate Members)|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Dec||Chesterfield||1 - 1||Oldham Ath.||League One|
|2005/2006||Sat 20 Aug||Oldham Ath.||4 - 1||Chesterfield||League One|
|2004/2005||Sat 30 Apr||Chesterfield||1 - 0||Oldham Ath.||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Spireites have scored 10, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Oldham Athletic's away form is none too clever either, losing just 1 from the last six, but amazingly drawing the other 5. The Latics's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Chesterfield find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 23 games have yielded only 15 points.
Oldham Athletic see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 30 points from their 23 games played so far,
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing seems to be going right for the Spireites at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Latics come away with an easy victory. Away win
|Chesterfield||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
|Oldham Athletic||Previous 5 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here