FM Preview: Walsall v Milton Keynes Dons 29 Oct 2011

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Last updated : 28 October 2011

Footymad preview History of the Walsall v Milton Keynes Dons fixture

Milton Keynes Dons face a trip to Walsall at Banks's Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dons will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 7 and win only 2 of the 12 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2010, with Milton Keynes Dons inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Saddlers in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Fri 25 Mar Milton Keynes 1 - 1 Walsall League One
2010/2011 Sat 07 Aug Walsall 1-2 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Sat 08 May Walsall 2 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2009/2010 Sat 10 Oct Milton Keynes 1 - 0 Walsall League One
2008/2009 Sat 25 Apr Milton Keynes 0 - 1 Walsall League One
2008/2009 Sat 22 Nov Walsall 0 - 3 Milton Keynes League One
2006/2007 Sun 25 Mar Milton Keynes 1 - 1 Walsall League Two

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

Recent respective form guides

Walsall's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Milton Keynes Dons's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Dons have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Walsall find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 14 points from their 15 matches.

Milton Keynes Dons lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 24 from their 15 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Walsall 6 1 3 2 6 7 6
Milton Keynes Dons 6 1 3 2 8 7 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 Walsall. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Walsall Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Milton Keynes Dons Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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Milton Keynes Dons Match Reports

Sky Bet League One Sat 17th March 15:00

Milton Keynes Dons 2 - 1 Bury

Last game - Match Centre

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