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History of the Bournemouth v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield face a trip to Bournemouth at Dean Court on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 21 games played, Spireites have recorded 3 wins, and Bournemouth have come away with 10 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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:
2008/2009Fri 20 FebChesterfield1 - 0BournemouthLGE2
2008/2009Sat 01 NovBournemouth1 - 1ChesterfieldLGE2
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

Recent respective form guides

Bournemouth could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. The Cherries have scored 9 and conceded 2 during this period.

In complete contrast to Bournemouth, Chesterfield are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Spireites have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bournemouth are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League Two, with their 11 games giving them a return of 25 points. Chesterfield's 17 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Cherries, as the Spireites have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Bournemouth Won 7 successive home games.
12 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Chesterfield Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.