FM Preview: Southend United v AFC Wimbledon 12 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Southend United v AFC Wimbledon fixture

AFC Wimbledon face a trip to Southend United at Roots Hall on Tuesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Both of the previous encounters have resulted in a drawn game.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Roots Hall was earlier this season, the Shrimpers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 20 Nov AFC Wimbledon 0 - 4 Southend Utd. League Two
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Southend Utd. 2-1 AFC Wimbledon (Associate Members)
2011/2012 Mon 09 Apr Southend Utd. 2 - 0 AFC Wimbledon League Two
2011/2012 Sat 31 Dec AFC Wimbledon 1 - 4 Southend Utd. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Southend United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Shrimpers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

AFC Wimbledon's away form is none too clever either, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the Dons have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Southend United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 54 points from their 36 games so far.

AFC Wimbledon are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 39 points from 36 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Southend United 6 2 2 2 8 9 8
AFC Wimbledon 6 3 2 1 9 7 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

A creditable return from recent away games for Dons could well see them head back from Roots Hall with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Southend United Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
AFC Wimbledon 7 games since last away draw.

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