FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Wrexham 20 Apr 2013

Footymad preview History of the Mansfield Town v Wrexham fixture

Wrexham face a trip to Mansfield Town at Field Mill at tea-time on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dragons will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 21 and win only 9 of the 39 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Mansfield Town running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Thu 04 Apr Wrexham 2 - 1 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Fri 20 Apr Mansfield Town 2-0 Wrexham (Conference) Premier
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

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Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Stags have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 2.

Wrexham have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.

Mansfield Town are leading the way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, with their 45 games giving them a return of 92 points.

Wrexham's total of 80 points from their 45 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Mansfield Town 6 4 0 2 15 6 12
Wrexham 6 2 2 2 5 6 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Neither team is setting the world alight, and we think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Stags. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Mansfield Town Won 9 successive home games.
15 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 28 .
Wrexham Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here