FM Preview: Kettering Town v Luton Town 01 Jan 2012

Last updated : 31 December 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Kettering Town v Luton Town fixture

Luton Town face a trip to Kettering Town at Rockingham Road Ground on Sunday afternoon, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Out of their two previous meetings, the Hatters have won one, and drawn the other.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Mon 26 Dec Luton Town 5 - 0 Kettering Tn. (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 05 Apr Luton Town 2 - 2 Kettering Tn. (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 17 Aug Kettering Tn. 1-3 Luton Town (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Wed 02 Dec Luton Town 0 - 1 Kettering Tn. (Conference) Premier
2009/2010 Sat 29 Aug Kettering Tn. 0 - 0 Luton Town (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Kettering Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Luton Town however, is much more impressive, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Hatters, and 7 goals against.

Kettering Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 26 matches.

Luton Town's total of 45 points from their 25 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Kettering Town 6 0 2 4 3 19 2
Luton Town 6 3 2 1 14 7 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Hatters have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Rockingham Road Ground with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Kettering Town Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
Luton Town Undefeated in last 7 away games.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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