Exeter City face a trip to York City at Bootham Crecent on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 18 games played, Grecians have recorded 7 wins, and York City have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2003, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a League Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 22 Feb||Exeter City||0 - 1||York City||CONF|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||York City||0 - 2||Exeter City||LGE2|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Oct||Exeter City||0 - 1||York City||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Tue 19 Mar||Exeter City||2 - 1||York City||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 06 Oct||York City||2 - 3||Exeter City||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Sat 17 Feb||York City||0 - 3||Exeter City||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Sat 16 Sep||Exeter City||3 - 1||York City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
York City's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Minstermen have scored 4, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.
Exeter City's away form is none too clever either, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Grecians's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 4 against.
York City find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 37 points from their 32 matches. Exeter City's 46 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Grecians could well see them head back from Bootham Crecent with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|York City||8 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Exeter City||7 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.