FM Preview: Oxford United v Plymouth Argyle 25 Aug 2012

Footymad preview History of the Oxford United v Plymouth Argyle fixture

Oxford United prepare to entertain Plymouth Argyle at Kassam Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The U's are clearly on top, winning 9 and drawing 7 of the 17 games played.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Kassam Stadium was less than a year ago, in October 2011, with Oxford United annihilating their visitors 5-1 in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 21 Apr Plymouth Arg. 1 - 1 Oxford Utd. League Two
2011/2012 Tue 25 Oct Oxford Utd. 5-1 Plymouth Arg. League Two
2001/2002 Sat 26 Jan Plymouth Arg. 4 - 2 Oxford Utd. League Division Three
2001/2002 Sat 06 Oct Oxford Utd. 1 - 1 Plymouth Arg. League Division Three
1997/1998 Tue 26 Aug Plymouth Arg. 3 - 5 Oxford Utd. League Cup
1997/1998 Tue 12 Aug Oxford Utd. 2 - 0 Plymouth Arg. League Cup
1994/1995 Sat 06 May Plymouth Arg. 1 - 1 Oxford Utd. League Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Oxford United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.

Plymouth Argyle's away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.

Oxford United are leading the way in the npower League Two, with their 2 games giving them a return of 6 points.

Plymouth Argyle are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 1 points from 2 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Oxford United 6 2 2 2 5 6 8
Plymouth Argyle 6 1 3 2 7 7 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the U's to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Oxford United Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Plymouth Argyle Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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