FM Preview: Shrewsbury Town v Walsall 14 Oct 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 13th October 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Shrewsbury Town and Walsall at 15:30 on 14th October 2012 in the League One.
History of the Shrewsbury Town v Walsall fixture
Walsall travel to take on Shrewsbury Town at New Meadow on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 36 games played, Saddlers have recorded 11 wins, and Shrewsbury Town have come away with 13 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Shrewsbury Town was back in September 2006, over five years ago, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 30 Aug||Walsall||2 - 1||Shrewsbury Tn.||(Associate Members)|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Walsall||2 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||F.A. Cup|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Dec||Walsall||1 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||League Two|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Sep||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 1||Walsall||League Two|
|2002/2003||Tue 10 Sep||Walsall||1 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||League Cup|
|1996/1997||Sat 08 Mar||Walsall||2 - 2||Shrewsbury Tn.||League Division Two|
|1996/1997||Fri 20 Dec||Shrewsbury Tn.||2 - 2||Walsall||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Shrewsbury 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, 7 to 6.
The Saddlers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Saddlers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Shrewsbury Town find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 10 points from their 11 matches.
Walsall's 17 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Walsall are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Shrewsbury Town. Away win
|Shrewsbury Town||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Walsall||6 games since last away draw.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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