Grimsby Town play host to Chesterfield at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 41 games played, Mighty Mariners have recorded 19 wins, and Chesterfield have come away with 7 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Grimsby Town was just over four years ago, in September 2003, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a League Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Jan||Chesterfield||1 - 2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Mar||Chesterfield||4 - 4||Grimsby Town||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Sep||Grimsby Town||4-0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 10 Sep||Grimsby Town||0 - 1||Chesterfield||LGEC|
|1997/1998||Tue 03 Mar||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1997/1998||Tue 16 Dec||Chesterfield||0 - 2||Grimsby Town||FAC|
|1997/1998||Tue 09 Dec||Chesterfield||0 - 1||Grimsby Town||ASSM|
Recent respective form guides
Grimsby Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These games have seen the Mighty Mariners score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 3.
Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Grimsby Town's 39 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Chesterfield's total of 48 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Grimsby Town may be coming up against a decent side in Chesterfield, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Mighty Mariners. Home Win
|Grimsby Town||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
|Chesterfield||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.