FM Preview: Milton Keynes Dons v Sheffield Wednesday 31 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Sheffield Wednesday fixture

Sheffield Wednesday face a trip to Milton Keynes Dons at Stadium:MK on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 21 games played, Owls have recorded 5 wins, and Milton Keynes Dons have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-4 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Sheff. Wed. 3 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 05 Feb Sheff. Wed. 2 - 2 Milton Keynes League One
2010/2011 Sat 20 Nov Milton Keynes 1-4 Sheff. Wed. League One
2004/2005 Sat 29 Jan Milton Keynes 2 - 2 Sheff. Wed. League One
2004/2005 Sat 02 Oct Sheff. Wed. 1 - 1 Milton Keynes League One
2002/2003 Sat 05 Apr Sheff. Wed. 4 - 2 Wimbledon League Division One
2002/2003 Sat 30 Nov Wimbledon 3 - 0 Sheff. Wed. League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Dons, with 6 goals against.

Sheffield Wednesday's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Owls, and 8 goals against.

Milton Keynes Dons's total of 47 points from their 26 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.

Sheffield Wednesday are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 53 points from 27 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Milton Keynes Dons 6 1 3 2 8 10 6
Sheffield Wednesday 6 3 2 1 9 6 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Sheffield Wednesday are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Milton Keynes Dons. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Milton Keynes Dons Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Sheffield Wednesday Undefeated in last 3 away games.
4 games since last defeat.

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