FM Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Chesterfield 06 Aug 2011

Last updated : 05 August 2011

Footymad preview 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

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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

Team P W D L F A P
Tranmere Rovers 6 3 1 2 10 4 10
Chesterfield 6 2 2 2 7 8 8

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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.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
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.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here

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