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History of the Bournemouth v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield pack their bags to visit Bournemouth at Dean Court on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 20 games played, Spireites have recorded 3 wins, and Bournemouth have come away with 10 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Dean Court was within the last three years, in August 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a League One match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 03 FebChesterfield0 - 1BournemouthLGE1
2006/2007Sat 05 AugBournemouth0 - 3ChesterfieldLGE1
2005/2006Sat 28 JanBournemouth1 - 2ChesterfieldLGE1
2005/2006Sat 10 SepChesterfield3 - 0BournemouthLGE1
2004/2005Sat 16 AprChesterfield2 - 3BournemouthLGE1
2004/2005Sat 20 NovBournemouth0 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
2003/2004Mon 12 AprBournemouth2 - 2ChesterfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bournemouth have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Cherries in those games, with 4 conceded.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Bournemouth are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just -4 points from their 13 games thus far. Chesterfield's 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Spireites has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Bournemouth. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Bournemouth Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Chesterfield Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.