FootyMAD's Mansfield Town match preview

Last updated : 17 August 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Mansfield Town v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City face a trip to Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 33 games played, The Red Imps have recorded 10 wins, and Mansfield Town have come away with 15 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in August 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 2 - 4 winners in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 03 MarLincoln City1 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2
2006/2007Sat 26 AugMansfield Town2 - 4Lincoln CityLGE2
2005/2006Sat 08 AprLincoln City1 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2
2005/2006Mon 02 JanMansfield Town0 - 0Lincoln CityLGE2
2004/2005Sat 29 JanLincoln City2 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2004/2005Sat 02 OctMansfield Town2 - 2Lincoln CityLGE2
2003/2004Sat 13 MarLincoln City4 - 1Mansfield TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The Stags's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

The away form of Lincoln City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. The Red Imps have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Mansfield Town's 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Lincoln City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 1 games have yielded only 0 points.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town61236115
Lincoln City61147154

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Stags, as the The Red Imps have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town 9 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Lincoln City Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.