Bradford City travel to take on Chesterfield at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 13 of the 36 previous games, with the hosts winning just 12.
The last time the two teams met at Chesterfield was back in November 1995, over five years ago, the Spireites carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 28 Aug||Bradford City||2 - 3||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 20 Apr||Bradford City||2 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 04 Nov||Chesterfield||2 - 1||Bradford City||LGE1|
|1985/1986||Tue 03 Sep||Chesterfield||3 - 4||Bradford City||LC|
|1985/1986||Wed 21 Aug||Bradford City||2 - 2||Chesterfield||LC|
|1982/1983||Sat 26 Feb||Bradford City||1 - 0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|1982/1983||Sat 16 Oct||Chesterfield||3 - 0||Bradford City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Spireites have scored 7, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Bradford City's away form is none too clever either, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Chesterfield see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 52 points from their 40 games played so far, Bradford City's 57 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Bantams has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Chesterfield. Away win
|Chesterfield||Not won in the 3 most recent games.|
|Bradford City||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.