FM Preview: Walsall v Milton Keynes Dons 08 Sep 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 7th September 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Walsall and Milton Keynes Dons at 15:00 on 8th September 2012 in the League One.
History of the Walsall v Milton Keynes Dons fixture
Walsall prepare to entertain Milton Keynes Dons at Bescot Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Saddlers are clearly on top, having won 7 and lost only 3 of the 13 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bescot Stadium was less than a year ago, in October 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 05 May||Milton Keynes||0 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Walsall||0-2||Milton Keynes||League One|
|2010/2011||Fri 25 Mar||Milton Keynes||1 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 Aug||Walsall||1 - 2||Milton Keynes||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 May||Walsall||2 - 1||Milton Keynes||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Oct||Milton Keynes||1 - 0||Walsall||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Milton Keynes||0 - 1||Walsall||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Walsall are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Saddlers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Milton Keynes Dons have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Walsall see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 5 points from their 4 games played so far,
Milton Keynes Dons lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 7 from their 4 games so far.
Current overall team form
|Milton Keynes Dons||6||3||1||2||7||4||10|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Walsall's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Milton Keynes Dons. Away win
|Walsall||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Milton Keynes Dons||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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