FM Preview: Ipswich Town v Millwall 21 Apr 2012

Footymad preview History of the Ipswich Town v Millwall fixture

Ipswich Town prepare to entertain Millwall at Portman Road on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 21 games played, Tractor Boys have recorded 10 wins, and Millwall have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Portman Road was just last season, in October 2010, with Ipswich Town running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 29 Oct Millwall 4 - 1 Ipswich Town Championship
2010/2011 Sat 15 Jan Millwall 2 - 1 Ipswich Town Championship
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Ipswich Town 2-0 Millwall Championship
2010/2011 Tue 21 Sep Millwall 1 - 2 Ipswich Town League Cup
2005/2006 Sat 11 Mar Ipswich Town 1 - 1 Millwall Championship
2005/2006 Sat 27 Aug Millwall 1 - 2 Ipswich Town Championship
2004/2005 Sun 26 Dec Millwall 3 - 1 Ipswich Town Championship

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Recent respective form guides

Ipswich Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

The Lions have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Lions, and 10 goals against.

Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 58 points from their 44 games played so far,

Millwall find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 53 points from their 44 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Ipswich Town 6 1 4 1 5 5 7
Millwall 6 4 1 1 6 2 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Tractor Boys go into their game against Millwall in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Ipswich Town Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Millwall Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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