FM Preview: Crawley Town v Cambridge United 25 Jan 2011

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History of the Crawley Town v Cambridge United fixture

Crawley Town prepare to entertain Cambridge United at Broadfield Stadium on Tuesday evening, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The fixture has produced 2 draws, with 3 wins being posted by Reds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Broadfield Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2010, the Reds carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Tue 17 AugCambridge U.2 - 2Crawley TownCONF
2009/2010Sat 06 FebCrawley Town1-0Cambridge U.CONF
2009/2010Tue 18 AugCambridge U.0 - 1Crawley TownCONF
2008/2009Sat 28 FebCambridge U.1 - 1Crawley TownCONF
2008/2009Wed 14 JanCambridge U.0 - 5Crawley TownFAT
2008/2009Sat 15 NovCrawley Town2 - 2Cambridge U.CONF
2007/2008Tue 18 MarCrawley Town2 - 1Cambridge U.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Crawley Town are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, Reds have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 7.

The U's 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 13 goals for the U's, and 15 goals against.

Crawley Town are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 53 points from 24 games. Cambridge U. see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 33 points from their 26 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Crawley Town651012316
Cambridge U.622211138

FootyMad's prediction ...

Crawley Town may be coming up against a decent side in Cambridge U., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Reds. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Crawley Town Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Cambridge U. Undefeated in last 3 away games.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.