FootyMAD's Swindon Town match preview

Last updated : 03 April 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Swindon Town v Crewe Alexandra fixture

Crewe Alex. face a trip to Swindon Town at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Railwaymen will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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:
2008/2009Sat 13 DecCrewe Alex.1 - 0Swindon TownLGE1
2007/2008Sat 26 JanCrewe Alex.0 - 0Swindon TownLGE1
2007/2008Sat 01 SepSwindon Town1 - 1Crewe Alex.LGE1
2002/2003Sat 19 AprCrewe Alex.0 - 1Swindon TownLGE1
2002/2003Sat 21 DecSwindon Town1 - 3Crewe Alex.LGE1
1999/2000Sat 26 FebSwindon Town0 - 1Crewe Alex.CHMP
1999/2000Sat 18 SepCrewe Alex.2 - 1Swindon TownCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Swindon Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Robins, with 6 goals against.

The The Railwaymen have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the The Railwaymen, and 8 goals against.

Swindon Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 44 points from their 40 matches. Crewe Alex. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 43 points from 40 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Swindon Town63031289
Crewe Alex.6132786

FootyMad's prediction ...

This is a game which sees both teams in reasonable shape, and one which the Madmen are pretty confident will end up as a draw. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Swindon Town Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Crewe Alex. Undefeated in last 5 away games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.