FM Preview: Preston North End v Wycombe Wanderers 14 Jan 2012

By Footymad Previewer
Last updated : 13 January 2012

Footymad preview History of the Preston North End v Wycombe Wanderers fixture

Wycombe Wanderers travel to take on Preston North End at Deepdale on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Chairboys will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them with only a 20.00% success rate in the fixture.

The last time the two teams met at Preston North End was more than a decade ago, in January 2000, as the North End edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3 - 2 in a League Division Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 27 Sep Wycombe Wdrs. 3 - 4 Preston N.E. League One
1999/2000 Sat 22 Jan Preston N.E. 3 - 2 Wycombe Wdrs. League Division Two
1999/2000 Sat 21 Aug Wycombe Wdrs. 1 - 1 Preston N.E. League Division Two
1998/1999 Sat 13 Feb Preston N.E. 2 - 1 Wycombe Wdrs. League Division Two
1998/1999 Tue 08 Sep Wycombe Wdrs. 0 - 1 Preston N.E. League Division Two
1997/1998 Sat 21 Feb Preston N.E. 1 - 1 Wycombe Wdrs. League Division Two
1997/1998 Sat 27 Sep Wycombe Wdrs. 0 - 0 Preston N.E. League Division Two

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Preston North End will be hoping to improve on their poor home form, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While North End have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Wycombe Wanderers is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Chairboys have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Preston North End see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 32 points from their 24 games played so far,

Wycombe Wanderers are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 20 points from their 25 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Preston North End 6 1 4 1 6 7 7
Wycombe Wanderers 6 2 1 3 8 14 7

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the North End, as the Chairboys have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Preston North End Failed to win in previous 9 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Wycombe Wanderers Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here

Wycombe Wanderers Match Reports


Trending on the boards