Chesterfield play host to Oxford United at Recreation Ground on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Spireites are clearly on top, winning 7 and drawing 5 of the 13 games played.
The last time the two teams met at Chesterfield was more than a decade ago, in November 1999, when they played out a goalless 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:|
|1999/2000||Sat 19 Feb||Oxford Utd.||2 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1999/2000||Sat 27 Nov||Chesterfield||0-0||Oxford Utd.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 20 Jan||Chesterfield||1 - 0||Oxford Utd.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 12 Aug||Oxford Utd.||1 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1982/1983||Sat 07 May||Oxford Utd.||1 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1982/1983||Tue 28 Sep||Chesterfield||1 - 2||Oxford Utd.||LGE1|
|1981/1982||Sat 27 Mar||Oxford Utd.||1 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 20 goals for the Spireites, with 13 goals against.
In complete contrast to Chesterfield, Oxford Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the U's have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Chesterfield are leading the way in the Npower League Two, with their 17 games giving them a return of 35 points. Oxford Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 17 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Chesterfield fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Spireites. Home win
|Chesterfield||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Oxford Utd.||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.