Northampton prepare to entertain Oxford United at Sixfields on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 6 games played, Cobblers have recorded 3 wins, and Oxford Utd. have come away with 2 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Sixfields was less than a year ago, in April 2004, the Cobblers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Division Three match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 03 Apr||Northampton||2-1||Oxford Utd.||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Sep||Oxford Utd.||3 - 0||Northampton||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Tue 16 Oct||Northampton||2 - 0||Oxford Utd.||AM|
|2000/2001||Sat 31 Mar||Northampton||0 - 1||Oxford Utd.||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Sat 16 Dec||Oxford Utd.||3 - 1||Northampton||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 02 Dec||Oxford Utd.||2 - 0||Northampton||FAC|
|1985/1986||Tue 08 Oct||Northampton||0 - 2||Oxford Utd.||LC|
Recent respective form guides
Northampton Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Cobblers have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Oxford Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. U's have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Northampton see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 17 points from their 13 games played so far, Oxford Utd. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 13 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Cobblers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Northampton||4 games since last home draw.|
|Oxford Utd.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.