History of the Mansfield Town v Macclesfield Town fixture
Macclesfield Town travel to take on Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Silkmen will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 5 and win only 2 of the 9 games.
The last time the two teams met at Mansfield Town was back in November 2007, over five years ago, with Mansfield Town annihilating their visitors 5-0 in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Tue 20 Nov||Macclesfield||0 - 3||Mansfield Town||(Conference) Premier|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Macclesfield||0 - 0||Mansfield Town||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Mansfield Town||5-0||Macclesfield||League Two|
|2006/2007||Fri 23 Mar||Mansfield Town||1 - 2||Macclesfield||League Two|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Oct||Macclesfield||2 - 3||Mansfield Town||League Two|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Mansfield Town||1 - 1||Macclesfield||League Two|
|2005/2006||Tue 27 Sep||Macclesfield||1 - 1||Mansfield Town||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Mansfield Town could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Stags have rattled up an impressive 23 goals, and conceded 3.
The Silkmen have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Silkmen, and 7 goals against.
Mansfield Town are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 71 points from 36 games.
Macclesfield Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 55 from their 36 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Mansfield Town is likely to be a very close encounter, but one that the Madmen sees going the way of the home team. Home win
|Mansfield Town||Won 6 successive home games.
12 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 8 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 19 .
|Macclesfield Town||Undefeated in last 5 away games.
4 games since last defeat.
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