FM Preview: Scunthorpe United v Milton Keynes Dons 27 Oct 2012

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Last updated : 26 October 2012

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

Milton Keynes Dons face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Glanford Park was less than a year ago, in April 2012, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 14 Apr Scunthorpe U. 0 - 3 Milton Keynes League One
2011/2012 Sat 22 Oct Milton Keynes 0 - 0 Scunthorpe U. League One
2008/2009 Fri 15 May Milton Keynes 0 - 0 Scunthorpe U. Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 3)
2008/2009 Fri 08 May Scunthorpe U. 1 - 1 Milton Keynes Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 3)
2008/2009 Sat 18 Apr Scunthorpe U. 0 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2008/2009 Sat 06 Dec Milton Keynes 0 - 2 Scunthorpe U. League One
2005/2006 Sat 04 Feb Scunthorpe U. 2 - 0 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

Scunthorpe United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Iron have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Milton Keynes Dons's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Scunthorpe United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 10 points from their 14 games thus far.

Milton Keynes Dons's 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Scunthorpe United 6 0 2 4 6 11 2
Milton Keynes Dons 6 1 3 2 4 6 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Dons out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Scunthorpe United. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Scunthorpe United Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
Milton Keynes Dons Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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Milton Keynes Dons Match Reports


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