History of the Crewe Alexandra v Walsall fixture
Crewe Alexandra play host to Walsall at Gresty Road on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 31 games played, Railwaymen have recorded 15 wins, and Walsall have come away with 11 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Crewe Alexandra was just over four years ago, in August 2008, the Railwaymen carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 20 Oct||Walsall||2 - 2||Crewe Alex.||League One|
|2008/2009||Tue 10 Mar||Walsall||1 - 1||Crewe Alex.||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Crewe Alex.||2-1||Walsall||League One|
|2007/2008||Mon 24 Mar||Walsall||1 - 1||Crewe Alex.||League One|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Dec||Crewe Alex.||0 - 0||Walsall||League One|
|2003/2004||Sat 07 Feb||Walsall||1 - 1||Crewe Alex.||League Division One|
|2003/2004||Mon 25 Aug||Crewe Alex.||1 - 0||Walsall||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Crewe Alexandra have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Walsall have an average recent record on the road, remaining unbeaten in the last six, though five of those have been draws. Just 6 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 3 have been let in at the wrong end.
Crewe Alexandra see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 61 points from their 45 games played so far,
Walsall lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 68 from their 45 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Crewe Alexandra are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win
|Crewe Alexandra||6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Walsall||Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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