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Last updated : 14 December 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Peterborough United v Milton Keynes Dons fixture

Milton Keynes face a trip to Peterborough United at London Road Ground on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 3 of the 7 previous games, with the hosts winning just 2.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2007, as they swept to an impressive 4 - 0 win in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Tue 09 OctMilton Keynes3 - 1PeterboroughASSM
2006/2007Sat 10 MarPeterborough4 - 0Milton KeynesLGE2
2006/2007Fri 06 OctMilton Keynes0 - 2PeterboroughLGE2
2004/2005Sat 30 AprPeterborough0 - 3Milton KeynesLGE1
2004/2005Sat 08 JanMilton Keynes0 - 2PeterboroughFAC
2004/2005Tue 07 DecMilton Keynes1 - 1PeterboroughLGE1
2004/2005Tue 24 AugPeterborough0 - 3Milton KeynesLGEC

Recent respective form guides

Peterborough United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Posh have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 5.

Milton Keynes's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the The Dons, and 5 goals against.

Peterborough are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 37 points from their 19 games. Milton Keynes are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League Two, with their 19 games giving them a return of 41 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Milton Keynes are performing with pride on their travels, but the FootyMad panel believes it may not be enough to prevent the Posh coming away with a hard-fought home win. Home win.

Sequence statistics:
Peterborough Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Milton Keynes 3 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.