Chesterfield face a trip to Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 15 games played, Spireites have recorded 2 wins, and Sheff. Wed. have come away with 7 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2003, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sun 07 Mar||Chesterfield||3 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Dec||Sheff. Wed.||0 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1979/1980||Sat 16 Feb||Sheff. Wed.||3 - 3||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1979/1980||Sat 29 Sep||Chesterfield||2 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|1978/1979||Sat 14 Apr||Sheff. Wed.||4 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1978/1979||Tue 26 Dec||Chesterfield||3 - 3||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|1977/1978||Sat 04 Mar||Chesterfield||2 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.
The away form of Chesterfield is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Spireites have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Sheff. Wed. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 20 points from their 15 games played so far, Chesterfield's 22 points from 15 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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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 Sheff. Wed.. Score draw
|Sheff. Wed.||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Chesterfield||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.