FM Preview: Crawley Town v Portsmouth 09 Sep 2012

Footymad preview History of the Crawley Town v Portsmouth fixture

Portsmouth face a trip to Crawley Town at Broadfield Stadium on Sunday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
No previous matches found

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Recent respective form guides

Crawley Town have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 7 conceded.

In complete contrast to Crawley Town, Portsmouth are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Pompey have hit 10 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Crawley Town are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 9 points from 4 games.

Portsmouth are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 2 points from their 4 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Crawley Town 6 5 0 1 10 6 15
Portsmouth 6 0 3 3 7 13 3

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Pompey are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Crawley Town. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Crawley Town Won 4 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Portsmouth Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 8 most recent games.

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