FM Preview: Notts. County v Portsmouth 22 Sep 2012

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Portsmouth fixture

Portsmouth travel to take on Notts. County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 13 games played, Pompey have recorded 5 wins, and Notts. County have come away with 6 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Notts. County was well over fifteen years ago, back in December 1994, with Portsmouth inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Magpies in a League Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
1994/1995 Sat 17 Dec Notts. County 0-1 Portsmouth League Division One
1994/1995 Sat 13 Aug Portsmouth 2 - 1 Notts. County League Division One
1993/1994 Sat 05 Feb Portsmouth 0 - 0 Notts. County League Division One
1993/1994 Sat 23 Oct Notts. County 1 - 1 Portsmouth League Division One
1992/1993 Sat 17 Apr Notts. County 0 - 1 Portsmouth League Division One
1992/1993 Sat 19 Dec Portsmouth 0 - 0 Notts. County League Division One
1990/1991 Sat 02 Feb Portsmouth 2 - 1 Notts. County Second Division

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

Portsmouth have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Pompey have hit 11 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Notts. County are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 14 points from 7 games.

Portsmouth are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 5 points from 7 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 3 2 1 10 7 11
Portsmouth 6 1 1 4 9 11 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Portsmouth have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Notts. County may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County 15 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Portsmouth An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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