FM Preview: Chesterfield v Oxford United 23 Nov 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 22nd November 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Chesterfield and Oxford United at 19:45 on Tuesday, 23rd November 2010 in the League Two.
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
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
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.