History of the Bristol Rovers v Chesterfield fixture
Bristol Rovers play host to Chesterfield at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 13 of the 17 contests.
The last time the two teams met at Bristol Rovers was more than a decade ago, in March 2000, with Bristol Rovers running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1999/2000||Sat 18 Mar||Bristol Rvs.||3-1||Chesterfield||League Division Two|
|1999/2000||Wed 20 Oct||Chesterfield||0 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||League Division Two|
|1998/1999||Tue 20 Apr||Chesterfield||0 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||League Division Two|
|1998/1999||Tue 08 Sep||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 0||Chesterfield||League Division Two|
|1997/1998||Sat 07 Feb||Bristol Rvs.||3 - 1||Chesterfield||League Division Two|
|1997/1998||Sat 20 Sep||Chesterfield||0 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||League Division Two|
|1996/1997||Sat 11 Jan||Chesterfield||1 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||League Division Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Bristol Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. Only 2 goals have been registered in this time, with 3 leaked at the wrong end.
Bristol Rovers are currently lying in 20th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 14 from their 15 matches played.
Chesterfield find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 19 points from their 16 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Bristol Rovers's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Chesterfield. Away win
|Bristol Rovers||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Chesterfield||No sequences of note|
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