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The League Two meeting at One Call Stadium on Saturday will see hosts Mansfield Town do battle with opponents Oldham Athletic.
All Mansfield Town v Oldham Athletic match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
Mansfield Town will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 2-0 League Two loss in their previous game against Salford City.
Ashley Hunter (5') and Ian Henderson (62') scored for Salford City.
An interesting theme in recent Mansfield Town games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
Taking their previous 6 matches before this one, in as many as 5 of them a bet on "Both Teams to Score" would've been a loser.
Ahead of this meeting, Mansfield Town haven't been defeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Grimsby Town in League Two competition, Oldham Athletic will be hoping to turn things around here.
The only name on the scoresheet from Oldham Athletic was Conor McAleny (30'). Matt Green (36') and Jay Matete (80') scored for Grimsby Town.
The numbers tell their own story, and Oldham Athletic have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 10 goals in all. Defensively, The Latics have clearly had some problems. It will be interesting to find out if that trend can be sustained in this game.
Going into this encounter, Oldham Athletic have not beaten Mansfield Town when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 17/12/2013 shows that Mansfield Town have won 2 of them & Oldham Athletic 3, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 26 in all at an average of 4.33 goals per meeting.
The previous league contest between the two was League Two match day 23 on 13/01/2021 and the score finished Oldham Athletic 2-3 Mansfield Town.
The match was refereed by Scott Oldham.
Team News: Mansfield Town
Mansfield Town manager Nigel Clough has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this game with a fully injury-free group available to select from.
Team News: Oldham Athletic
With a completely injury-free squad available to select from, Oldham Athletic manager Keith Curle does not have any fitness concerns at all before this game.
We envisage that Oldham Athletic would be disappointed if they were not to break down this Mansfield Town side, but that possibly won’t quite be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We can see a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 winning margin for Mansfield Town at the end of this one. Hopefully this is a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: One Call Stadium (9,186)
Captain: Ollie Clarke
Chairman: John Radford
Manager: Nigel Clough
Competitions: League Two position 18
⭐ Key Man: Jordan Bowery
Normally played in the Striker position, Jordan Bowery was born in Nottingham, England. Having made his senior debut playing for Chesterfield in the 2008 - 2009 season, the talented Forward has got 10 league goals in the League Two 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 41 appearances.