Crystal Palace face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2010, with Crystal Palace inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Iron in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 2||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Crystal Palace||0 - 4||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 03 Jan||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||FAC|
|1959/1960||Sat 09 Jan||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 0||Crystal Palace||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Scunthorpe United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Iron in those games, with 8 conceded.
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Scunthorpe U. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 3 points from their 3 matches. Crystal Palace see themselves just below half way in the Npower Championship, showing a record of 3 points from their 3 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
With Crystal Palace only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Glanford Park Stadium will be a good result. Score draw
|Scunthorpe U.||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Crystal Palace||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.