FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Preston North End 02 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Preston North End fixture

Milton Keynes Dons prepare to entertain Preston North End at stadium:mk on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dons are clearly on top, with a 57.14% success rate in the fixture.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at stadium:mk was just last season, in December 2011, with Preston North End inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Dons in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sun 14 Oct Preston N.E. 0 - 0 Milton Keynes League One
2011/2012 Sat 07 Apr Preston N.E. 1 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2011/2012 Sat 17 Dec Milton Keynes 0-1 Preston N.E. League One
2003/2004 Sat 10 Apr Wimbledon 3 - 3 Preston N.E. League Division One
2003/2004 Sat 04 Oct Preston N.E. 1 - 0 Wimbledon League Division One
2002/2003 Mon 21 Apr Wimbledon 2 - 0 Preston N.E. League Division One
2002/2003 Sat 07 Dec Preston N.E. 3 - 5 Wimbledon League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Dons have scored 8, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

Preston North End's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the North End have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Milton Keynes Dons see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 46 points from their 32 games played so far,

Preston North End find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 39 points from their 33 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 0 3 3 4 11 3
Preston North End 6 1 2 3 7 9 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Milton Keynes Dons at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the Dons will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Preston North End Not won in previous 5 away matches.

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