FM Preview: Yeovil Town v Scunthorpe United 13 Mar 2012

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Last updated : 12 March 2012

Footymad preview History of the Yeovil Town v Scunthorpe United fixture

Yeovil Town are ready to welcome Scunthorpe United to Huish Park on Tuesday evening, 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

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

Recent respective form guides

Yeovil Town are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 11.

The Iron have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Iron, and 6 goals against.

Yeovil Town see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 42 points from their 35 games played so far,

Scunthorpe United find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 39 points from their 35 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Yeovil Town 6 5 0 1 13 9 15
Scunthorpe United 6 2 2 2 7 5 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Scunthorpe United is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Glovers in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Yeovil Town Won 4 successive home games.
9 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
Scunthorpe United 4 games since last defeat.

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