Chesterfield pack their bags to visit Northampton Town at Sixfields on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 17 games played, Spireites have recorded 6 wins, and Northampton have come away with 7 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Sixfields was within the last three years, in April 2007, the Cobblers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory 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:|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Chesterfield||1 - 0||Northampton||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Northampton||1 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Wed 06 Dec||Chesterfield||0 - 0||Northampton||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Thu 26 Dec||Northampton||0 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 27 Aug||Chesterfield||4 - 0||Northampton||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Feb||Chesterfield||2 - 2||Northampton||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 15 Sep||Northampton||0 - 2||Chesterfield||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Northampton Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Cobblers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Chesterfield's away form is none too clever either, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The Spireites's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Northampton find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 24 matches. Chesterfield lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 35 from their 23 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Chesterfield on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Northampton. Score draw
|Northampton||Unbeaten run of 5 matches.|
|Chesterfield||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.