FM Preview: Bradford City v Chesterfield 22 Feb 2011

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History of the Bradford City v Chesterfield fixture

Bradford City prepare to entertain Chesterfield at Coral Windows Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bantams are clearly on top, having won 26 and lost only 6 of the 43 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Coral Windows Stadium was just last season, in September 2009, with Bradford City running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Two match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 29 JanChesterfield2 - 2Bradford CityLGE2
2009/2010Sat 24 AprChesterfield1 - 1Bradford CityLGE2
2009/2010Sat 26 SepBradford City3-0ChesterfieldLGE2
2008/2009Sat 02 MayChesterfield0 - 2Bradford CityLGE2
2008/2009Tue 25 NovBradford City3 - 2ChesterfieldLGE2
2007/2008Mon 24 MarBradford City1 - 0ChesterfieldLGE2
2007/2008Sat 08 DecChesterfield1 - 1Bradford CityLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Bradford City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. Just 6 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 3 have been let in at the wrong end.

Bradford City are currently lying in 19th place in Npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 34 from their 30 matches played. Chesterfield are leading the way in the Npower League Two, with their 31 games giving them a return of 59 points.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bradford City6114694
Chesterfield6141877

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bradford City are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Chesterfield running out comfortable winners. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Bradford City 6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Chesterfield No sequences of note