FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Wrexham 20 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Thursday, 19th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Mansfield Town and Wrexham at 19:30 on 20th April 2012 in the (Conference) Premier.
History of the Mansfield Town v Wrexham fixture
Wrexham face a trip to Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Friday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dragons will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 22 and win only 9 of the 41 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was just last season, in January 2011, with Wrexham inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Stags in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 27 Sep||Wrexham||1 - 3||Mansfield Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 29 Jan||Mansfield Town||2-3||Wrexham||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 27 Nov||Wrexham||1 - 1||Mansfield Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Mansfield Town||0 - 1||Wrexham||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Tue 02 Feb||Wrexham||2 - 1||Mansfield Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Wrexham||2 - 0||Mansfield Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Wrexham||2 - 1||Mansfield Town||Trophy|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Mansfield Town are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Stags have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 4.
The Dragons have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. Those games have seen the Dragons pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.
Mansfield Town are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 83 points from 44 games.
Wrexham are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 92 points from 43 games.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Mansfield Town is likely to be a very close encounter, but one that the Madmen sees going the way of the home team. Home win
|Mansfield Town||Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Wrexham||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
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