FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Carlisle United 27 Mar 2012

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Last updated : 26 March 2012

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Carlisle United fixture

Milton Keynes Dons prepare to entertain Carlisle United at Stadium:MK on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 5 of the previous 7 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stadium:MK was less than a year ago, in April 2011, as the Dons squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 03 Sep Carlisle Utd. 1 - 3 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 09 Apr Milton Keynes 3-2 Carlisle Utd. League One
2010/2011 Sat 21 Aug Carlisle Utd. 4 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Sat 13 Feb Carlisle Utd. 5 - 0 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Tue 24 Nov Milton Keynes 3 - 4 Carlisle Utd. League One
2008/2009 Sat 17 Jan Carlisle Utd. 3 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2008/2009 Sat 11 Oct Milton Keynes 3 - 1 Carlisle Utd. League One

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. In this time, Dons have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 4.

In complete contrast to Milton Keynes Dons, Carlisle United are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Cumbrians have conceded 13 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Milton Keynes Dons's total of 67 points from their 38 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.

Carlisle United's total of 58 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 2 3 1 10 5 9
Carlisle United 6 2 3 1 8 6 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Milton Keynes Dons may be coming up against a decent side in Carlisle United, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Dons. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons 6 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Carlisle United Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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Milton Keynes Dons Match Reports

Sky Bet League One Sat 17th March 15:00

Milton Keynes Dons 2 - 1 Bury

Last game - Match Centre

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