Sheff. Wed. prepare to entertain Swindon Town at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Owls are clearly on top, winning 8 and drawing 5 of the 14 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Hillsborough was less than a year ago, in January 2004, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Swindon Town||4 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||FAC|
|2004/2005||Wed 27 Oct||Swindon Town||3 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Jan||Sheff. Wed.||1-1||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 09 Aug||Swindon Town||2 - 3||Sheff. Wed.||LGE1|
|1993/1994||Mon 04 Apr||Swindon Town||0 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||PREM|
|1993/1994||Wed 29 Dec||Sheff. Wed.||3 - 3||Swindon Town||PREM|
|1990/1991||Tue 19 Feb||Swindon Town||2 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the The Owls in those games, with 10 conceded.
Swindon Town have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The Robins's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Sheff. Wed. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 43 points from 26 games. Swindon Town's 38 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that The Owls's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Swindon Town. Home Win
|Sheff. Wed.||6 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|Swindon Town||8 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.