FM Preview: Chesterfield v Southend United 26 Jan 2013

Last updated : 25 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Chesterfield v Southend United fixture

Southend United pack their bags to visit Chesterfield at Whittington Moor on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, Shrimpers have recorded 6 wins, and Chesterfield have come away with 12 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Whittington Moor was within the last three years, in October 2010, the Spireites carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Fri 21 Dec Southend Utd. 3 - 0 Chesterfield League Two
2010/2011 Sat 08 Jan Southend Utd. 2 - 3 Chesterfield League Two
2010/2011 Sat 09 Oct Chesterfield 2-1 Southend Utd. League Two
2005/2006 Sat 18 Feb Chesterfield 3 - 4 Southend Utd. League One
2005/2006 Tue 06 Dec Southend Utd. 0 - 0 Chesterfield League One
2001/2002 Tue 18 Dec Southend Utd. 2 - 0 Chesterfield F.A. Cup
2001/2002 Sat 08 Dec Chesterfield 1 - 1 Southend Utd. F.A. Cup

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

Recent respective form guides

Chesterfield are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Spireites, with 4 goals against.

In complete contrast to Chesterfield, Southend United are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Shrimpers have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Chesterfield's 39 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Southend United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 40 from their 27 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Chesterfield 6 2 1 3 8 7 7
Southend United 6 0 2 4 6 13 2

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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Chesterfield Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Southend United Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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