FootyMAD's Swindon Town match preview

Last updated : 27 October 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Swindon Town v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City travel to take on Swindon Town at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Most of the previous meetings have ended up in defeat for the The Red Imps.

The last time the two teams met at Swindon Town was amazingly over twenty years ago, in April 1982, the Robins carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Third Division match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
1981/1982Sat 24 AprSwindon Town1 - 0Lincoln CityLGE1
1981/1982Sat 28 NovLincoln City2 - 0Swindon TownLGE1
1980/1981Tue 02 SepSwindon Town2 - 0Lincoln CityLGEC
1980/1981Wed 27 AugLincoln City1 - 1Swindon TownLGEC
1978/1979Sat 03 MarSwindon Town6 - 0Lincoln CityLGE1
1978/1979Sat 21 OctLincoln City0 - 3Swindon TownLGE1
1977/1978Sat 04 MarSwindon Town1 - 0Lincoln CityLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Robins in those games, with 5 conceded.

The The Red Imps have had a decent run of form away from home recently, picking up four victories from the last six. Those games have seen the The Red Imps pummel 16 goals, and let in 8.

Swindon Town are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 31 points from the 15 games they have played so far. Lincoln City are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 32 points from their 15 games.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Swindon Town6231859
Lincoln City631214410

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Red Imps's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the match with Swindon Town, believes the FootyMad team. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Swindon Town Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Lincoln City 15 games since last away draw.
5 games since last defeat.