FM Preview: Sheffield Wednesday v Yeovil Town 04 Feb 2012

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Last updated : 03 February 2012

Footymad preview History of the Sheffield Wednesday v Yeovil Town fixture

Yeovil Town face a trip to Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Both of the previous encounters have resulted in a drawn game.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 17 Sep Yeovil Town 2 - 3 Sheff. Wed. League One
2010/2011 Tue 25 Jan Sheff. Wed. 2-2 Yeovil Town League One
2010/2011 Sat 16 Oct Yeovil Town 0 - 2 Sheff. Wed. League One
1938/1939 Thu 12 Jan Yeovil Town 1 - 2 Sheff. Wed. F.A. Cup
1938/1939 Sat 07 Jan Sheff. Wed. 1 - 1 Yeovil Town F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Sheffield Wednesday have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.

Yeovil Town have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Glovers have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Sheffield Wednesday are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 54 points from 28 games.

Yeovil Town find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 28 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Sheffield Wednesday 6 2 3 1 8 6 9
Yeovil Town 6 2 1 3 8 13 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Sheffield Wednesday Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Yeovil Town Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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