FM Preview: Cambridge United v York City 17 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 16th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Cambridge United and York City at 19:45 on 17th April 2012 in the (Conference) Premier.
History of the Cambridge United v York City fixture
York City face a trip to Cambridge United at Abbey Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 16 games played, Minstermen have recorded 5 wins, and Cambridge United have come away with 7 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Abbey Stadium was just last season, in March 2011, the U's carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a (Conference) Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 18 Oct||York City||2 - 2||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Mon 25 Apr||York City||0 - 0||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Mar||Cambridge U.||2 - 1||York City||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 23 Jan||Cambridge U.||0 - 1||York City||(Conference) Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 28 Nov||Cambridge U.||1 - 2||York City||F.A. Cup|
|2009/2010||Tue 22 Sep||York City||2 - 2||Cambridge U.||(Conference) Premier|
|2008/2009||Tue 18 Nov||Cambridge U.||1 - 0||York City||(Conference) Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Cambridge United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.
The away form of York City however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Minstermen, and 4 goals against.
Cambridge United's 67 points from 43 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
York City's total of 74 points from their 43 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
York City are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Cambridge United. Away win
|Cambridge United||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|York City||5 games since last away draw.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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