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Last updated : 09 March 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the York City v Exeter City fixture

Exeter City face a trip to York City at Bootham Crecent on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 21 games played, Grecians have recorded 8 wins, and York City have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2006, when they played out a goalless draw in a Conference match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Mon 20 AugExeter City1 - 1York CityCONF
2006/2007Sat 24 MarExeter City1 - 1York CityCONF
2006/2007Sat 12 AugYork City0 - 0Exeter CityCONF
2005/2006Sat 18 FebExeter City1 - 3York CityCONF
2005/2006Sat 01 OctYork City4 - 2Exeter CityCONF
2004/2005Sat 05 MarYork City1 - 2Exeter CityCONF
2004/2005Tue 22 FebExeter City0 - 1York CityCONF

Recent respective form guides

York City haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Minstermen in those games, with 6 conceded.

Exeter City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

York City's 47 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Exeter City's total of 62 points from their 34 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
York City6123495
Exeter City633011712

FootyMad's prediction ...

Exeter City are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at York City. Away win

Sequence statistics:
York City Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Exeter City Undefeated in last 5 away games.
11 games since last defeat.