FM Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Chesterfield 06 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 5th August 2011
The game between Tranmere Rovers and Chesterfield in the League One on 6th August 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Tranmere Rovers v Chesterfield fixture
Tranmere Rovers play host to Chesterfield at Prenton Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, winning 51.02% of the games played between the two.
The last time the two teams met at Tranmere Rovers was just over four years ago, in March 2007, with Tranmere Rovers running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|2004/2005||Sat 26 Mar||Chesterfield||2 - 2||Tranmere Rvs.||League One|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Tranmere Rvs.||1 - 0||Chesterfield||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Tranmere Rovers have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.
Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Prenton Park for the Rovers and the Madmen are unable to see past Chesterfield claiming victory in a close match.
|Tranmere Rovers||10 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Chesterfield||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
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