FM Preview: Plymouth Argyle v Chesterfield 24 Nov 2012

Footymad preview History of the Plymouth Argyle v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield travel to take on Plymouth Argyle at Home Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 27 games played, Spireites have recorded 4 wins, and Plymouth Argyle have come away with 13 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Plymouth Argyle was back in January 2004, over five years ago, with Plymouth Argyle annihilating their visitors 7-0 in a League Division Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2003/2004 Sat 03 Jan Plymouth Arg. 7-0 Chesterfield League Division Two
2003/2004 Mon 25 Aug Chesterfield 1 - 1 Plymouth Arg. League Division Two
2002/2003 Sat 08 Mar Chesterfield 3 - 2 Plymouth Arg. League Division Two
2002/2003 Sat 21 Sep Plymouth Arg. 0 - 1 Chesterfield League Division Two
2000/2001 Sat 10 Mar Plymouth Arg. 3 - 0 Chesterfield League Division Three
2000/2001 Sat 07 Oct Chesterfield 2 - 1 Plymouth Arg. League Division Three
1997/1998 Sat 17 Jan Chesterfield 2 - 1 Plymouth Arg. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Plymouth Argyle are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Plymouth Argyle are currently lying in 19th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 18 from their 19 matches played.

Chesterfield's 25 points from 19 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Plymouth Argyle 6 0 1 5 3 10 1
Chesterfield 6 3 1 2 14 7 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Spireites of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Home Park with Chesterfield coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Plymouth Argyle Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Chesterfield Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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