FM Preview: Crewe Alexandra v Crawley Town 30 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Crewe Alexandra v Crawley Town fixture

Crawley Town face a trip to Crewe Alexandra at The Alexandra Stadium 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 at The Alexandra Stadium was just last season, in November 2012, with Crewe Alexandra running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 26 Mar Crawley Town 2 - 0 Crewe Alex. League One
2012/2013 Sat 24 Nov Crewe Alex. 2-0 Crawley Town League One
2011/2012 Fri 06 Apr Crawley Town 1 - 1 Crewe Alex. League Two
2011/2012 Sat 17 Dec Crewe Alex. 1 - 1 Crawley Town League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Crewe Alexandra have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Railwaymen have conceded a disappointing 11 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.

Crawley Town's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Reds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.

Crewe Alexandra are stuck down in the relegation zone of Skybet League One with a return of just 13 points from their 18 games thus far.

Crawley Town's 22 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Crewe Alexandra 6 0 3 3 4 13 3
Crawley Town 6 1 3 2 3 5 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Crawley Town are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Crewe Alexandra Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Crawley Town Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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