Exeter City play host to Chester City at St James' Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Grecians are clearly on top, having won 17 and lost only 6 of the 32 games.
The last time the two teams met at Exeter City was back in August 2003, over five years ago, the Grecians carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Conference match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Apr||Chester City||3 - 2||Exeter City||CONF|
|2003/2004||Sat 23 Aug||Exeter City||2-1||Chester City||CONF|
|1999/2000||Sat 04 Mar||Exeter City||0 - 2||Chester City||LGE2|
|1999/2000||Sat 11 Sep||Chester City||1 - 1||Exeter City||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Sat 06 Feb||Chester City||0 - 0||Exeter City||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Sat 05 Sep||Exeter City||0 - 1||Chester City||LGE2|
|1997/1998||Sat 04 Apr||Exeter City||5 - 0||Chester City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Exeter City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Grecians's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Chester City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Blues have hit 7 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Exeter City are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 24 points from 14 games. Chester City find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 13 points from their 14 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Exeter City are not exactly setting the world alight at St James' Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Chester City in this game. Home Win
|Exeter City||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Chester City||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.