FM Preview: Cheltenham Town v Oxford United 24 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd March 2012
The game between Cheltenham Town and Oxford United in the League Two on 24th March 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Cheltenham Town v Oxford United fixture
Cheltenham Town prepare to entertain Oxford United at Whaddon Road on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Whaddon Road was just last season, in September 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 26 Nov||Oxford Utd.||1 - 3||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 29 Jan||Oxford Utd.||1 - 1||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Sep||Cheltenham T.||1-1||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Feb||Oxford Utd.||1 - 1||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2005/2006||Tue 20 Dec||Cheltenham T.||2 - 1||Oxford Utd.||(Associate Members)|
|2005/2006||Tue 13 Dec||Oxford Utd.||1 - 2||Cheltenham T.||F.A. Cup|
|2005/2006||Tue 06 Dec||Cheltenham T.||1 - 2||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Cheltenham Town's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Robins have scored 4, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Oxford United's away form is none too clever either, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The U's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 5 against.
Cheltenham Town's total of 64 points from their 38 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.
Oxford United's total of 61 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Whaddon Road for the Robins and the Madmen are unable to see past Oxford United claiming victory in a close match.
|Cheltenham Town||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Oxford United||Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here