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History of the Crawley Town v Oxford United fixture

Crawley Town prepare to entertain Oxford United at Broadfield Stadium on Tuesday evening, determined to stop the rot against their opponents, having lost out to their rivals on 2 of the previous 3 occasions.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Broadfield Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2009, with Oxford Utd. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Reds in a (Conference) Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 29 SepOxford Utd.3 - 1Crawley TownCONF
2008/2009Sat 24 JanCrawley Town0-1Oxford Utd.CONF
2008/2009Sat 20 SepOxford Utd.1 - 2Crawley TownCONF
2007/2008Tue 01 JanCrawley Town2 - 0Oxford Utd.CONF
2007/2008Wed 26 DecOxford Utd.1 - 0Crawley TownCONF
2006/2007Sat 30 DecOxford Utd.1 - 1Crawley TownCONF
2006/2007Mon 18 SepCrawley Town0 - 1Oxford Utd.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Crawley Town are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 6 conceded.

Oxford Utd. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The U's's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

Crawley Town see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 28 points from their 22 games played so far, Oxford Utd. are leading the way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, with their 21 games giving them a return of 49 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Crawley Town6204786
Oxford Utd.64116413

FootyMad's prediction ...

Reds go into their game against Oxford Utd. in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Crawley Town 8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Oxford Utd. 4 games since last defeat.