FootyMAD's Rushden & Diamonds match preview

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History of the Aldershot Town v Rushden & Diamonds fixture

Aldershot Tn. prepare to entertain Rushden & Diamonds at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The two sides drew on their own previous meeting.

The only previous meeting between Aldershot Tn. and Rushden & D. at was less than a year ago, in February 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Conference match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 24 FebAldershot Tn.2-2Rushden & D.CONF
2006/2007Sat 25 NovRushden & D.0 - 1Aldershot Tn.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Aldershot Town could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, The Shots have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 3.

Rushden & D. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Diamonds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.

Aldershot Tn. are leading the way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, with their 18 games giving them a return of 40 points. Rushden & D. see themselves just below half way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, showing a record of 23 points from their 18 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Aldershot Tn.6303779
Rushden & D.631213710

FootyMad's prediction ...

Aldershot Tn. may be coming up against a decent side in Rushden & D., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Shots. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Aldershot Tn. Won 6 successive home games.
15 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Rushden & D. Not won in previous 2 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.