Crewe Alex. face a trip to Carlisle United at Brunton Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 25 out of 38 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 20 Jan||Carlisle Utd.||0 - 2||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Sep||Crewe Alex.||5 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Tue 02 Apr||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 0||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 14 Oct||Crewe Alex.||2 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|1994/1995||Tue 14 Feb||Crewe Alex.||0 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||ASSM|
|1993/1994||Mon 04 Apr||Crewe Alex.||2 - 3||Carlisle Utd.||LGE2|
|1993/1994||Tue 28 Dec||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 2||Crewe Alex.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Carlisle United have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Cumbrians in those games, with 8 conceded.
In complete contrast to Carlisle Utd., Crewe Alex. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Railwaymen have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Carlisle Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 42 points from 24 games. Crewe Alex. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 25 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The Railwaymen are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Carlisle Utd.. Home win
|Carlisle Utd.||Won 4 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Crewe Alex.||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.