FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Tranmere Rovers 16 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Milton Keynes Dons prepare to entertain Tranmere Rovers at stadium:mk on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 7 wins out of 9 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at stadium:mk was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Milton Keynes Dons running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Fri 16 Nov Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2011/2012 Mon 09 Apr Milton Keynes 3-0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2011/2012 Sat 10 Dec Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 15 Jan Milton Keynes 2 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Tranmere Rvs. 4 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Sat 23 Jan Milton Keynes 1 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2009/2010 Tue 18 Aug Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 1 Milton Keynes League One

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Dons's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Milton Keynes Dons see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 51 points from their 36 games played so far,

Tranmere Rovers's total of 63 points from their 38 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 1 4 1 8 6 7
Tranmere Rovers 6 2 1 3 8 8 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Milton Keynes Dons's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Tranmere Rovers. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Tranmere Rovers Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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