FM Preview: Walsall v Oldham Athletic 02 Feb 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 1st February 2013
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Walsall and Oldham Athletic at 15:00 on 2nd February 2013 in the League One.
History of the Walsall v Oldham Athletic fixture
Walsall prepare to entertain Oldham Athletic at Bescot Stadium on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bescot Stadium was just last season, in September 2011, with Oldham Athletic inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Saddlers in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Tue 21 Aug||Oldham Ath.||1 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2011/2012||Tue 14 Feb||Oldham Ath.||2 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2011/2012||Tue 13 Sep||Walsall||0-1||Oldham Ath.||League One|
|2010/2011||Mon 25 Apr||Oldham Ath.||1 - 1||Walsall||League One|
|2010/2011||Tue 25 Jan||Walsall||1 - 1||Oldham Ath.||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||Oldham Ath.||1 - 0||Walsall||League One|
|2009/2010||Tue 24 Nov||Walsall||3 - 0||Oldham Ath.||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 in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Saddlers in those games, with 4 conceded.
Oldham Athletic have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Latics's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Walsall's 41 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Oldham Athletic are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 29 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Walsall may be coming up against a decent side in Oldham Athletic, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Saddlers. Home Win
|Walsall||Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Oldham Athletic||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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