Chesterfield prepare to entertain Swansea City at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 14 wins out of 19 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Ground was less than a year ago, in May 2006, where Swansea City annihilated the Spireites 0-4 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:|
|2005/2006||Sat 06 May||Chesterfield||0-4||Swansea City||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Oct||Swansea City||5 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 03 Feb||Chesterfield||3 - 2||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 26 Aug||Swansea City||3 - 2||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1988/1989||Sat 01 Apr||Chesterfield||2 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1988/1989||Sat 17 Dec||Swansea City||2 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1985/1986||Sat 05 Apr||Chesterfield||4 - 1||Swansea City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Swans's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Chesterfield's 18 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Swansea City's 18 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Spireites's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Swansea City. Home Win
|Chesterfield||6 games since last home draw.|
|Swansea City||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.