FM Preview: Stockport County v Chesterfield 01 Feb 2011

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History of the Stockport County v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield pack their bags to visit Stockport County at Edgeley Park on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 30 out of 46 times.

The previous match played between the two at Edgeley Park was within the last three years, in January 2008, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a League Two match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 01 JanChesterfield4 - 1Stockport Co.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 29 JanStockport Co.2 - 2ChesterfieldLGE2
2007/2008Sat 18 AugChesterfield1 - 1Stockport Co.LGE2
2004/2005Tue 22 FebStockport Co.1 - 2ChesterfieldLGE1
2004/2005Wed 20 OctChesterfield4 - 0Stockport Co.LGE1
2003/2004Sat 10 AprChesterfield0 - 3Stockport Co.LGE1
2003/2004Sat 04 OctStockport Co.0 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Stockport County's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Hatters have scored 10, a worringly large 22 have been leaked at the other end.

Chesterfield's away form is none too clever either, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Spireites, and 7 goals against.

Stockport Co. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 28 games have yielded only 24 points. Chesterfield are leading the way in the Npower League Two, with their 26 games giving them a return of 53 points.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Stockport Co.60157211
Chesterfield633010612

FootyMad's prediction ...

Spireites have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Edgeley Park with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Stockport Co. Failed to win in previous 9 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Chesterfield Undefeated in last 4 away games.
9 games since last defeat.