Lincoln City face a trip to Chesterfield at Recreation Ground on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 49 games played, The Red Imps have recorded 13 wins, and Chesterfield have come away with 24 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2008, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4 - 1 thriller, in a League Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Lincoln City||3 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Fri 07 Mar||Chesterfield||4 - 1||Lincoln City||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Tue 06 Nov||Lincoln City||2 - 4||Chesterfield||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Tue 04 Nov||Lincoln City||4 - 3||Chesterfield||ASSM|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Apr||Chesterfield||1 - 2||Lincoln City||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Tue 13 Feb||Lincoln City||4 - 1||Chesterfield||ASSM|
|2000/2001||Sat 04 Nov||Lincoln City||1 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Spireites in those games, with 4 conceded.
The The Red Imps have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Red Imps's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Chesterfield lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 60 points from their 40 games so far. Lincoln City's 55 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Neither team is setting the world alight, and I think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Spireites. Home win
|Chesterfield||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Lincoln City||6 games since last away draw.|
4 games since last defeat.