FM Preview: AFC Wimbledon v Burton Albion 02 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the AFC Wimbledon v Burton Albion fixture

AFC Wimbledon prepare to entertain Burton Albion at Kingsmeadow on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Dons won the only previous game contested between the two.

The only previous meeting between AFC Wimbledon and Burton Albion at Kingsmeadow was less than a year ago, in March 2012, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 21 Aug Burton Albion 6 - 2 AFC Wimbledon League Two
2011/2012 Sat 24 Mar AFC Wimbledon 4-0 Burton Albion League Two
2011/2012 Sat 26 Nov Burton Albion 3 - 2 AFC Wimbledon League Two

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

Recent respective form guides

AFC Wimbledon need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While Dons have scored 5, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Burton Albion is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Brewers have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

AFC Wimbledon find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 27 games have yielded only 27 points.

Burton Albion are holding the final promotion place in the npower League Two, and have accumulated 46 points from the 30 games they have played so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
AFC Wimbledon 6 2 2 2 8 10 8
Burton Albion 6 2 1 3 4 8 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Kingsmeadow for the Dons and the Madmen are unable to see past Burton Albion claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
AFC Wimbledon Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Burton Albion Not won in previous 6 away matches.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here