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History of the Notts. County v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield face a trip to Notts. County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Spireites will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 16 occasions, and draw 10, from the 28 games played.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2007, the Magpies carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 25 OctChesterfield3 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
2007/2008Sat 03 MayChesterfield1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE2
2007/2008Sat 29 SepNotts. County1 - 0ChesterfieldLGE2
2003/2004Sat 20 MarNotts. County1 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1
2003/2004Sat 13 SepChesterfield0 - 1Notts. CountyLGE1
2002/2003Sat 15 MarNotts. County1 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1
2002/2003Sat 26 OctChesterfield0 - 0Notts. CountyLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Spireites's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Notts. County see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 32 points from their 28 games played so far, Chesterfield see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 34 points from their 26 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Notts. County62229128
Chesterfield6222898

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Chesterfield only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Meadow Lane will be a good result. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Notts. County 6 games since last home draw.
Chesterfield Last drawn game 5 outings ago.