FM Preview: Wrexham v Cambridge United 23 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Wrexham v Cambridge United fixture

Wrexham prepare to entertain Cambridge United at Racecourse Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dragons are clearly on top, having won 13 and lost only 3 of the 23 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Racecourse Ground was just last season, in November 2011, the Dragons carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 08 Sep Cambridge U. 1 - 4 Wrexham (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Sat 31 Mar Cambridge U. 1 - 1 Wrexham (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 22 Nov Wrexham 2-1 Cambridge U. F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Fri 11 Nov Cambridge U. 2 - 2 Wrexham F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 13 Aug Wrexham 1 - 1 Cambridge U. (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Cambridge U. 1 - 3 Wrexham (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Wrexham 1 - 0 Cambridge U. (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Wrexham haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Dragons in those games, with 7 conceded.

Cambridge United have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The U's's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Wrexham are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 72 points from 37 games.

Cambridge United's 53 points from 39 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Wrexham 6 4 2 0 9 3 14
Cambridge United 6 3 2 1 6 4 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but we think that Dragons's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Cambridge United. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Wrexham Unbeaten in the last 11 home games.
Unbeaten run of 17 matches.
Cambridge United 7 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.

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