FM Preview: Bournemouth v Milton Keynes Dons 16 Oct 2010

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History of the Bournemouth v Milton Keynes Dons fixture

Milton Keynes pack their bags to visit Bournemouth at Dean Court on Saturday afternoon, expecting to continue a remarkable return in this fixture. The The Dons have come away as the winners on 7 of the 8 previous games.

The previous match played between the two at Dean Court was within the last three years, in November 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a (Associate Members) match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 07 OctMilton Keynes0 - 1BournemouthASSM
2007/2008Tue 13 NovBournemouth0 - 2Milton KeynesASSM
2005/2006Sat 26 NovBournemouth2 - 0Milton KeynesLGE1
2005/2006Sat 06 AugMilton Keynes2 - 2BournemouthLGE1
2004/2005Mon 28 MarBournemouth0 - 1Milton KeynesLGE1
2004/2005Sat 21 AugMilton Keynes1 - 3BournemouthLGE1
1983/1984Sat 31 MarBournemouth2 - 3WimbledonLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bournemouth are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, Cherries have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 4.

In complete contrast to Bournemouth, Milton Keynes are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Dons have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bournemouth are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 18 points from 11 games. Milton Keynes lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League One, picking up 17 from their 11 games so far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Bournemouth Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Milton Keynes Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.