FM Preview: Chesterfield v Tranmere Rovers 03 Mar 2012

Footymad preview History of the Chesterfield v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rovers face a trip to Chesterfield at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Rovers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 29 and win only 9 of the 49 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the Spireites edged out their past their rivals by a score of 4-3 in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Wed 09 Nov Chesterfield 4-3 Tranmere Rvs. (Associate Members)
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 0 Chesterfield League One
2007/2008 Sat 10 Nov Chesterfield 1 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. F.A. Cup
2006/2007 Fri 02 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 0 Chesterfield League One
2006/2007 Sat 26 Aug Chesterfield 0 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2005/2006 Sat 11 Mar Tranmere Rvs. 4 - 1 Chesterfield League One
2005/2006 Sat 27 Aug Chesterfield 0 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League One

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Recent respective form guides

Chesterfield have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. While Spireites have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Tranmere Rovers is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Rovers have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Chesterfield find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 33 games have yielded only 27 points.

Tranmere Rovers find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 34 points from their 32 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Chesterfield 6 2 1 3 4 8 7
Tranmere Rovers 6 0 3 3 4 7 3

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Spireites, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Chesterfield 6 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Tranmere Rovers Not won in previous 10 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.

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