FM Preview: Walsall v Notts. County 31 Jan 2012

Last updated : 30 January 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Walsall v Notts. County fixture

Walsall prepare to entertain Notts. County at Banks's Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Saddlers are clearly on top, having won 16 and lost only 4 of the 28 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Banks's Stadium was just last season, in January 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Notts. County 2 - 1 Walsall League One
2010/2011 Wed 02 Feb Notts. County 1 - 1 Walsall League One
2010/2011 Sat 01 Jan Walsall 0-3 Notts. County League One
2006/2007 Sat 14 Apr Notts. County 1 - 2 Walsall League Two
2006/2007 Sat 25 Nov Walsall 2 - 1 Notts. County League Two
2000/2001 Sat 03 Mar Notts. County 2 - 0 Walsall League Division Two
2000/2001 Sat 30 Sep Walsall 5 - 1 Notts. County League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Walsall haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

The away form of Notts. County is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Magpies have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Walsall are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 25 points from 27 matches.

Notts. County see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 34 points from their 27 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Walsall 6 1 4 1 6 6 7
Notts. County 6 1 3 2 6 6 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but we think that Saddlers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Notts. County. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Walsall Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Notts. County Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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