FootyMAD Preston North End match preview

History of the Preston North End v Wimbledon fixture

Wimbledon face a trip to Preston North End at Deepdale on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. Only 1 defeats have been registered in the 5 games, with 2 ending in victory.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2002, as the visitors ran out cosy 3 - 5 winners in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Mon 21 AprWimbledon2 - 0Preston NELD1
2002/2003Sat 07 DecPreston NE3 - 5WimbledonLD1
2001/2002Sat 29 DecWimbledon2 - 0Preston NELD1
2001/2002Mon 27 AugPreston NE1 - 1WimbledonLD1
2000/2001Sat 13 JanWimbledon3 - 1Preston NELD1
2000/2001Mon 28 AugPreston NE1 - 1WimbledonLD1
1983/1984Sat 03 MarWimbledon2 - 2Preston NEDIV3

Recent respective form guides

Preston North End have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the North End in those games, with 7 conceded.

The away form of Wimbledon is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Dons have hit 9 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Preston NE's 13 points from 10 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Wimbledon find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 10 games have yielded only 4 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Preston NE63031189

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the North End, as the Dons have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Preston NEWon 3 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
WimbledonLost each of the previous 5 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.