FM Preview: Crawley Town v Carlisle United 19 Jan 2013

Footymad preview History of the Crawley Town v Carlisle United fixture

Crawley Town play host to Carlisle United at Broadfield Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Reds won the only previous game contested between the two.

The only previous meeting between Crawley Town and Carlisle United at Broadfield Stadium was back in January 2005, over five years ago, the Reds carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Conference match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 29 Sep Carlisle Utd. 0 - 2 Crawley Town League One
2004/2005 Sat 08 Jan Crawley Town 1-0 Carlisle Utd. Conference
2004/2005 Sat 02 Oct Carlisle Utd. 1 - 0 Crawley Town Conference

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Recent respective form guides

Crawley Town have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.

The away form of Carlisle United is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Cumbrians have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Crawley Town's 41 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Carlisle United find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 27 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Crawley Town 6 2 0 4 6 11 6
Carlisle United 6 3 0 3 7 8 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Crawley Town are not exactly setting the world alight at Broadfield Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Carlisle United in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Crawley Town 4 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Carlisle United Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 13 outings ago.

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