FM Preview: Oxford United v Southend United 21 Aug 2012

Footymad preview History of the Oxford United v Southend United fixture

Oxford United prepare to entertain Southend United at Kassam Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The U's are clearly on top, winning 55.00% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Kassam Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2012, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 28 Apr Oxford Utd. 0-2 Southend Utd. League Two
2011/2012 Tue 08 Nov Oxford Utd. 0 - 1 Southend Utd. (Associate Members)
2011/2012 Sat 05 Nov Southend Utd. 2 - 1 Oxford Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Tue 01 Feb Southend Utd. 2 - 1 Oxford Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 01 Jan Oxford Utd. 0 - 2 Southend Utd. League Two
2007/2008 Tue 11 Dec Southend Utd. 3 - 0 Oxford Utd. F.A. Cup
2007/2008 Sat 01 Dec Oxford Utd. 0 - 0 Southend Utd. F.A. Cup

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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 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.

Southend United's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Shrimpers have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Oxford United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 3 points from their 1 games so far.

Southend United find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 0 points from their 1 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Oxford United 6 1 3 2 3 6 6
Southend United 6 2 1 3 6 8 7

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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 Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Southend United Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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