FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Shrewsbury Town 12 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Milton Keynes Dons play host to Shrewsbury Town at stadium:mk on Tuesday evening, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The Dons have claimed victory from 4 of the previous 5 games.

The last time the two teams met at Milton Keynes Dons was back in August 2007, over five years ago, with Milton Keynes Dons running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 20 Nov Shrewsbury Tn. 2 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2007/2008 Tue 12 Feb Shrewsbury Tn. 3 - 3 Milton Keynes League Two
2007/2008 Sat 25 Aug Milton Keynes 3-0 Shrewsbury Tn. League Two
2006/2007 Fri 18 May Milton Keynes 1 - 2 Shrewsbury Tn. Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4)
2006/2007 Mon 14 May Shrewsbury Tn. 0 - 0 Milton Keynes Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4)
2006/2007 Mon 09 Apr Shrewsbury Tn. 2 - 1 Milton Keynes League Two
2006/2007 Sat 18 Nov Milton Keynes 2 - 0 Shrewsbury Tn. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The Shrews have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Milton Keynes Dons's 51 points from 35 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Shrewsbury Town find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 40 points from their 37 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 1 4 1 7 6 7
Shrewsbury Town 6 2 0 4 7 10 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Milton Keynes Dons, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Shrewsbury Town 5 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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