FootyMAD's Crewe Alexandra match preview

Last updated : 14 August 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Grimsby Town v Crewe Alexandra fixture

Grimsby Town are ready to welcome Crewe Alexandra to Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Mighty Mariners have recorded 14 wins, and Crewe Alex. have come away with 8 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Blundell Park was within the last three years, in August 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a League Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Tue 22 AugGrimsby Town0-3Crewe Alex.LGEC
2001/2002Sat 19 JanCrewe Alex.2 - 0Grimsby TownCHMP
2001/2002Sat 11 AugGrimsby Town1 - 0Crewe Alex.CHMP
2000/2001Sat 13 JanGrimsby Town1 - 3Crewe Alex.CHMP
2000/2001Tue 29 AugCrewe Alex.2 - 0Grimsby TownCHMP
1999/2000Sat 29 JanGrimsby Town1 - 1Crewe Alex.CHMP
1999/2000Fri 27 AugCrewe Alex.1 - 1Grimsby TownCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Grimsby Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Mighty Mariners, with 2 goals against.

Crewe Alex. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Grimsby Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 0 points from their 1 matches. Crewe Alex. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 0 points from their 1 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Grimsby Town6213787
Crewe Alex.60157141

FootyMad's prediction ...

Grimsby Town may be coming up against a decent side in Crewe Alex., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Mighty Mariners. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Grimsby Town Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Crewe Alex. Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 12 most recent games.