History of the Carlisle United v Walsall fixture
Walsall face a trip to Carlisle United at Brunton Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, Saddlers have recorded 5 wins, and Carlisle United have come away with 11 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 01 Oct||Walsall||1 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Feb||Carlisle Utd.||1-3||Walsall||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Walsall||2 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 01 May||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Walsall||2 - 2||Carlisle Utd.||League One|
|2008/2009||Tue 10 Feb||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Walsall||2 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||League One|
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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, A total of 16 goals have been scored by the Cumbrians in those games, with 10 conceded.
In complete contrast to Carlisle United, Walsall are having a torrid time on their travels, losing just 1 from the last six, but amazingly drawing the other 5. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.
Carlisle United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 41 points from their 25 games so far.
Walsall are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 24 points from 26 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Saddlers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Carlisle United. Home win
|Carlisle United||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
|Walsall||Not won in previous 12 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
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