The Analyst: Shrimpers v U's
Updated Monday, 31st January 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Southend United and Oxford United at 19:45 on Tuesday, 1st February 2011 in League Two.
Southend Utd. are ready to welcome Oxford United to Roots Hall on Tuesday evening,
The previous match played between the two at Roots Hall was more than three years back, in December 2007, with Southend Utd. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Oxford Utd.||0 - 2||Southend Utd.||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Tue 11 Dec||Southend Utd.||3-0||Oxford Utd.||FAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Oxford Utd.||0 - 0||Southend Utd.||FAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Apr||Oxford Utd.||2 - 1||Southend Utd.||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 06 Nov||Southend Utd.||4 - 0||Oxford Utd.||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sun 28 Dec||Southend Utd.||0 - 1||Oxford Utd.||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Sep||Oxford Utd.||2 - 0||Southend Utd.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Southend United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 10.
Oxford Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Southend Utd.'s 36 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Oxford Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League Two, picking up 39 from their 27 games so far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
The Analyst's prediction ...
These are testing times at Roots Hall for the Shrimpers and the Madmen are unable to see past Oxford Utd. claiming victory in a close match.
|Southend Utd.||Unbeaten run of 4 matches.|
|Oxford Utd.||9 games since last away draw.|
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