FM Preview: Kettering Town v Lincoln City 28 Jan 2012

Last updated : 27 January 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Kettering Town v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City pack their bags to visit Kettering Town at Rockingham Road Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The only previous meeting between the two sides yielded a draw.

The only previous meeting between Kettering Town and Lincoln City at Rockingham Road Ground was more than three years back, in November 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Lincoln City 0 - 2 Kettering Tn. (Conference) Premier
2008/2009 Tue 18 Nov Lincoln City 1 - 2 Kettering Tn. F.A. Cup
2008/2009 Sat 08 Nov Kettering Tn. 1-1 Lincoln City F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Kettering Town's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Poppies have scored 6, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.

Lincoln City's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Red Imps's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Kettering Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 25 points from their 30 games thus far.

Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 30 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Kettering Town 6 1 1 4 5 19 4
Lincoln City 6 1 2 3 7 10 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Red Imps has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Kettering Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Kettering Town Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Lincoln City Not won in previous 2 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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