FM Preview: Crystal Palace v Preston North End 05 Apr 2010

Last updated : 04 April 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Crystal Palace v Preston North End fixture

Crystal Palace prepare to entertain Preston North End at Selhurst Park on Monday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Eagles are clearly on top, having won 13 and lost only 4 of the 21 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Selhurst Park was just last season, in March 2009, the Eagles carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 31 OctPreston N.E.1 - 1Crystal PalaceCHMP
2008/2009Sat 07 MarCrystal Palace2-1Preston N.E.CHMP
2008/2009Sat 16 AugPreston N.E.2 - 0Crystal PalaceCHMP
2007/2008Sat 01 MarPreston N.E.0 - 1Crystal PalaceCHMP
2007/2008Tue 27 NovCrystal Palace2 - 1Preston N.E.CHMP
2006/2007Sat 07 AprCrystal Palace3 - 0Preston N.E.CHMP
2006/2007Sat 27 JanCrystal Palace0 - 2Preston N.E.FAC

Recent respective form guides

Crystal Palace's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. Eagles have conceded a disappointing 8 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.

The away form of Preston N.E. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the North End have hit 6 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Crystal Palace are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 43 points from their 41 games thus far. Preston N.E. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 50 points from their 41 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Crystal Palace6123795
Preston N.E.613210126

Sequence statistics:
Crystal Palace No sequences of note
Preston N.E. No sequences of note