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Mansfield Town vs Grimsby Town Live Stream, Predictions
Grimsby Town will arrive at One Call Stadium on Wednesday for the League Two showdown with home side Mansfield Town.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Mansfield Town v Grimsby Town, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
📊 Form Guide
Mansfield Town head into this game following on from a 1-1 League Two drawn match vs Stockport County.
The only scorer from Mansfield Town was Lucas Akins (93'). Paddy Madden (30') was the scorer for Stockport County.
Matches with Mansfield Town have tended to be entertaining ones of late with plenty of scoring being the norm. Over their past half dozen clashes, a grand total of 20 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 12 of those accredited to Mansfield Town. We will have to see whether or not that trend will be continued on in this game.
A look at their previous results shows us that Mansfield Town:
- have not lost a league tie with Grimsby Town in their last 2 matches.
- are winless against Grimsby Town in their previous 3 matches in the league.
Following on from being beaten in their last game against Brighton & Hove Albion in FA Cup competition, Grimsby Town and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that match, Grimsby Town had 27% possession and 4 attempts at goal with 2 on target. On the other side, Brighton & Hove Albion had 22 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. Deniz Undav (6'), Evan Ferguson (51', 70'), Solly March (82') and Kaoru Mitoma (90') scored for Brighton & Hove Albion.
Paul Hurst's Grimsby Town have found the back of the net 5 times in the course of their most recent sextet of matches. The total of goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes comes to 9.
Coming into this clash, Grimsby Town are undefeated by Mansfield Town when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
↔️ Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head meetings going back to 01/01/2019, neither club has come out on top overall with Mansfield Town winning 2 of those games, Grimsby Town 2 and 2 being draws in normal time.
In all, 11 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 5 of them for The Stags and 6 netted by The Mariners. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.83.
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was EFL Trophy match day 4 on 20/09/2022 when it ended Grimsby Town 2-0 Mansfield Town.
📋 Team News: Mansfield Town
The Mansfield Town boss Nigel Clough will be grateful not to have any fitness worries whatsoever before this clash owing to a fully healthy squad available to select from.
📋 Team News: Grimsby Town
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad to pick from, the Grimsby Town boss Paul Hurst has no fitness worries at all before this game.
We believe that Grimsby Town will have to perform well to register a score against this Mansfield Town outfit who we think will be able to get on the scoresheet themselves in a winning performance.
Our tip is therefore for a highly competitive game with a 1-0 winning score for Mansfield Town at the end of the match.
Should be interesting.
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Andre Moura, 01:13 19/03/2023
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: One Call Stadium (9,186)
Captain: Ollie Clarke
Chairman: John & Carolyn Radford
Manager: Nigel Clough
Competitions: League Two position 8
⭐ Star Player: Will Swan
Normally taking up the Striker position, Will Swan was born in Mansfield, England. After having played his first senior match for Nottingham Forest in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 9 league goals in the League Two 2022 - 2023 season so far in a total of 25 appearances.
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