FM Preview: AFC Wimbledon v Crawley Town 22 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the AFC Wimbledon v Crawley Town fixture

Crawley Town face a trip to AFC Wimbledon at The Fans Stadium, Kingsmeadow on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The two previous games have resulted in one drawn game and one defeat for the Reds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2010, the Dons carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Fri 29 Jul Crawley Town 3 - 2 AFC Wimbledon League Cup
2010/2011 Fri 18 Mar Crawley Town 3 - 1 AFC Wimbledon (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Thu 23 Sep AFC Wimbledon 2-1 Crawley Town (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Tue 09 Mar Crawley Town 2 - 1 AFC Wimbledon (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Tue 22 Sep AFC Wimbledon 1 - 1 Crawley Town (Conference) Premier

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

AFC Wimbledon have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 13 to 12.

Crawley Town have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. Reds have conceded 12 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

AFC Wimbledon's total of 23 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.

Crawley Town are leading the way in the npower League Two, with their 13 games giving them a return of 28 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
AFC Wimbledon 6 4 1 1 14 9 13
Crawley Town 6 5 0 1 9 5 15

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Reds out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at AFC Wimbledon. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
AFC Wimbledon Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Crawley Town 8 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 5 matches.
Last drawn game 15 outings ago.

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