History of the Crewe Alexandra v Shrewsbury Town fixture
Crewe Alexandra prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at The Alexandra Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 7 of the 18 previous games, with the Railwaymen winning just 4.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Alexandra Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2013, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 16 Mar||Crewe Alex.||1-1||Shrewsbury Tn.||League One|
|2012/2013||Sat 17 Nov||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 0||Crewe Alex.||League One|
|2012/2013||Tue 09 Oct||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 2||Crewe Alex.||(Associate Members)|
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Mar||Crewe Alex.||1 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Shrewsbury Tn.||2 - 0||Crewe Alex.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Mon 03 Jan||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 1||Crewe Alex.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Tue 02 Nov||Crewe Alex.||1 - 2||Shrewsbury Tn.||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Crewe Alexandra have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. Railwaymen have conceded a disappointing 8 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
The away form of Shrewsbury Town is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Shrews have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Crewe Alexandra are stuck down in the relegation zone of Skybet League One with a return of just 17 points from their 20 games thus far.
Shrewsbury Town see themselves just below half way in the Skybet League One, showing a record of 22 points from their 20 games played so far,
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Railwaymen. No-score draw
|Crewe Alexandra||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
|Shrewsbury Town||6 games since last away draw.
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