FM Preview: Yeovil Town v Scunthorpe United 11 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Yeovil Town v Scunthorpe United fixture

Yeovil Town are ready to welcome Scunthorpe United to Huish Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, beating their opponents 2 times from 5 games.

The previous match played between the two at Huish Park was more than three years back, in January 2009, with Scunthorpe United inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Glovers in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 24 Sep Scunthorpe U. 2 - 1 Yeovil Town League One
2008/2009 Tue 13 Jan Yeovil Town 1-2 Scunthorpe U. League One
2008/2009 Sat 27 Sep Scunthorpe U. 2 - 0 Yeovil Town League One
2006/2007 Fri 06 Apr Scunthorpe U. 1 - 0 Yeovil Town League One
2006/2007 Sat 25 Nov Yeovil Town 0 - 2 Scunthorpe U. League One
2005/2006 Fri 14 Apr Yeovil Town 0 - 1 Scunthorpe U. League One
2005/2006 Sat 01 Oct Scunthorpe U. 3 - 4 Yeovil Town League One

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Recent respective form guides

Yeovil Town have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Glovers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Scunthorpe United have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.

Yeovil Town find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 29 matches.

Scunthorpe United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 25 points from their 27 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Yeovil Town 6 2 1 3 8 12 7
Scunthorpe United 6 1 3 2 8 11 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but we think that Glovers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Scunthorpe United. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Yeovil Town 7 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Scunthorpe United Undefeated in last 3 away games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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