FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Gateshead 01 Apr 2013

Footymad preview History of the Mansfield Town v Gateshead fixture

Gateshead face a trip to Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Monday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 19 games played, Tynesiders have recorded 6 wins, and Mansfield Town have come away with 8 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was just last season, in November 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 14 Aug Gateshead 4 - 1 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 29 Nov Mansfield Town 1-1 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Gateshead 3 - 0 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Mon 25 Apr Mansfield Town 3 - 2 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Gateshead 1 - 1 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Sat 06 Feb Mansfield Town 0 - 2 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Tue 01 Dec Gateshead 1 - 3 Mansfield Town (Conference) Premier

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Stags have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 3.

In complete contrast to Mansfield Town, Gateshead are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Tynesiders have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 74 points from 37 games.

Gateshead are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 45 points from 38 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Mansfield Town 6 6 0 0 11 2 18
Gateshead 6 2 2 2 9 9 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Tynesiders are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Mansfield Town. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Mansfield Town Won 7 successive home games.
13 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 9 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 20 .
Gateshead Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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