FM Preview: Luton Town v Kettering Town 26 Dec 2011

Last updated : 25 December 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Luton Town v Kettering Town fixture

Luton Town prepare to entertain Kettering Town at Kenilworth Road on Monday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Out of their two previous meetings, the Hatters have drawn one game and lost the other.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Kenilworth Road was less than a year ago, in April 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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

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

Recent respective form guides

Luton Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Hatters in those games, with 8 conceded.

The away form of Kettering Town is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Poppies have hit 5 goals, 19 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Luton Town's total of 42 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

Kettering Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 25 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Luton Town 6 3 2 1 10 7 11
Kettering Town 6 0 2 4 4 16 2

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Though Luton Town are not exactly setting the world alight at Kenilworth Road in recent games, we can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Luton Town Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Kettering Town Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
No win in the 9 most recent games.

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