FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Bournemouth 15 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Bournemouth fixture

Milton Keynes Dons prepare to entertain Bournemouth at Stadium:MK on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dons are clearly on top, having won 5 and lost only 2 of the 9 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stadium:MK was less than a year ago, in December 2010, with Milton Keynes Dons running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 28 Dec Milton Keynes 2-0 Bournemouth League One
2010/2011 Sat 16 Oct Bournemouth 3 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2008/2009 Tue 07 Oct Milton Keynes 0 - 1 Bournemouth (Associate Members)
2007/2008 Tue 13 Nov Bournemouth 0 - 2 Milton Keynes (Associate Members)
2005/2006 Sat 26 Nov Bournemouth 2 - 0 Milton Keynes League One
2005/2006 Sat 06 Aug Milton Keynes 2 - 2 Bournemouth League One
2004/2005 Mon 28 Mar Bournemouth 0 - 1 Milton Keynes League One

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Dons, with 7 goals against.

Bournemouth have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Cherries's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Milton Keynes Dons are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 22 points from 12 games.

Bournemouth are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 11 points from 12 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 1 3 2 7 6 6
Bournemouth 6 3 2 1 10 6 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Dons to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Bournemouth Undefeated in last 3 away games.
4 games since last defeat.

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