FootyMAD's Carlisle United match preview

Last updated : 01 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Carlisle United v Crawley Town fixture

Crawley Town face a trip to Carlisle United at Brunton Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent respective form guides

Carlisle United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Cumbrians, with 3 goals against.

Crawley Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Reds have hit 8 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Carlisle Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 20 points from 10 games. Crawley Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide Conference, picking up 17 from their 10 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Carlisle Utd.642012414
Crawley Town631211810

FootyMad's prediction ...

Crawley Town have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Carlisle Utd. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Carlisle Utd. Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Crawley Town Not won in previous 4 away matches.