FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Colchester United 02 Jan 2012

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Last updated : 01 January 2012

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

Milton Keynes Dons prepare to entertain Colchester United at Stadium:MK on Monday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dons are clearly on top, winning 6 and drawing 4 of the 11 games played.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stadium:MK was just last season, in October 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 19 Nov Colchester U. 1 - 5 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 12 Mar Colchester U. 1 - 3 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Milton Keynes 1-1 Colchester U. League One
2009/2010 Tue 26 Jan Colchester U. 2 - 0 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Sat 22 Aug Milton Keynes 2 - 1 Colchester U. League One
2008/2009 Mon 12 Jan Milton Keynes 1 - 1 Colchester U. League One
2008/2009 Sat 20 Sep Colchester U. 0 - 3 Milton Keynes League One

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

Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Dons, with 7 goals against.

Colchester United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The U's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.

Milton Keynes Dons are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 43 points from 23 games.

Colchester United's 32 points from 23 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 4 1 1 15 8 13
Colchester United 6 3 0 3 8 9 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Colchester United is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Dons in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons 5 games since last home draw.
Colchester United 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.

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Milton Keynes Dons Match Reports


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