Northampton are ready to welcome Chesterfield to Sixfields on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 17 games played, Cobblers have recorded 7 wins, and Chesterfield have come away with 6 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Sixfields was within the last three years, in April 2007, the Cobblers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Chesterfield||1 - 0||Northampton||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Northampton||1-0||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Wed 06 Dec||Chesterfield||0 - 0||Northampton||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Thu 26 Dec||Northampton||0 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Tue 27 Aug||Chesterfield||4 - 0||Northampton||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Feb||Chesterfield||2 - 2||Northampton||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 15 Sep||Northampton||0 - 2||Chesterfield||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Northampton Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Cobblers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Chesterfield's away form is none too clever either, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The Spireites's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Northampton see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 32 points from their 25 games played so far, Chesterfield's total of 38 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from Northampton at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Cobblers will at least gain a draw. Score draw
|Northampton||Unbeaten run of 6 matches.|
|Chesterfield||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.