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History of the Chesterfield v Blackpool fixture

Chesterfield prepare to entertain Blackpool at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 32 games played, Spireites have recorded 15 wins, and Blackpool have come away with 7 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Ground was less than a year ago, in April 2004, the Spireites carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 24 AprChesterfield1-0BlackpoolLGE1
2003/2004Sat 15 NovBlackpool1 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
2002/2003Sat 03 MayBlackpool1 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1
2002/2003Sat 28 SepChesterfield1 - 0BlackpoolLGE1
2001/2002Sat 20 AprChesterfield2 - 1BlackpoolLGE1
2001/2002Tue 04 DecChesterfield0 - 3BlackpoolAM
2001/2002Sat 27 OctBlackpool1 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Chesterfield are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Spireites in those games, with 4 conceded.

Blackpool's away form is equally impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. Those games have seen the Seasiders pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.

Chesterfield's 23 points from 16 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Blackpool are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 15 points from their 15 games thus far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Chesterfield Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Blackpool 7 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.