League One Opta Facts - January 1st
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League One Opta Facts 1 January 2013
Swindon V Portsmouth - Bet Now
In the last six clashes between the sides, Swindon have won just one (L3 D2), though that did come earlier this season.
Those six matches have produced 24 goals, an average of four per game.
Pompey have gone 11 matches without a victory (D3 L8), currently the longest winless run in League One this season.
Swindon are unbeaten in three matches (W2 D1) and have conceded one goal in that time.
Raffaele Da Vita has three goals in Swindon's last two games.
Portsmouth's last two matches have ended in 2-1 defeats and despite failing to win any; they have scored in four of their last five.
Brentford v Bournemouth- Bet Now
Brentford are winless in their last five clashes with Bournemouth, losing two and sharing the points in three.
Should the League One table only count home form, Brentford would be in second place behind Bournemouth on goal difference, though they have played two home games less than the Cherries.
Bournemouth are enjoying a four-match winning run which is currently the longest in the division.
Brentford are unbeaten in 11 matches, a run that is only bettered by Bournemouth at the moment; the Cherries have gone 13 without a loss.
The Cherries have not conceded in 296 minutes of league football.
Bury v Tranmere- Bet Now
This match has not produced a draw in its last six league occurrences, with Tranmere winning four of them.
Both teams have managed to find the back of the net on just one occasion in the last nine instances of this fixture.
Bury are winless in six matches (D3 L3) and have failed to find the net in three of those matches.
Tranmere have won their last two games, having gone six matches without a victory prior to that.
Coventry v Shrewsbury- Bet Now
Shrewsbury's 4-1 victory over Coventry earlier this season was the first league meeting between these teams since 1963.
Shrewsbury have let 11 goals slip in the opening 15 minutes of matches this season, more than any other side.
Coventry, the top scorers in League One with 44 this season, have netted in every one of their last 19 matches.
Shrewsbury have taken five points away from home this season, fewer than any other team.
Shrewsbury have shared the points in each of their last three matches and should they draw this one they would equal the longest run of draws in the division this season.
Crawley v Colchester- Bet Now
The sole league meeting between these teams came earlier this season when they shared a 1-1 draw.
Colchester's current six-match losing streak is the joint-worst run of form in League One this term.
Crawley are currently on a run of form from their last four games which sees defeats follow victories and should this continue, they would win this game.
Only Hartlepool (18) have trailed in more games this season than Colchester (17).
Crewe v Carlisle- Bet Now
Crewe are winless in their last five league matches against Carlisle, losing four of them.
The Railwaymen have won four of their last five matches in the league, losing the other.
No side has kept fewer clean sheets in League One than Carlisle (2) this season.
Crewe have picked up nine points from trailing positions at home this season; the most in League One.
Doncaster v Sheff Utd- Bet Now
Doncaster are undefeated in their last six against their Yorkshire rivals, though four of those have ended as draws.
Donny have netted eight goals in the opening quarter of an hour in league matches this season, a division high.
Only Notts County (6) have conceded fewer first half goals this season than Sheffield United (8).
The Blades have trailed in only seven league matches, fewer than any other League One side this season.
Hartlepool v Preston- Bet Now
Preston have won the last six league matches between these teams, boasting an aggregate score of 15-0.
Hartlepool have conceded more goals than any other team this season (45) and are most vulnerable late on. They have conceded 14 after the 75th minute.
Preston North End have picked more points (16) away from home this season than at home (15).
PNE have not won for eight games (D5 L3). Only Portsmouth are currently on a longer winless run in the division.
Notts County v MK Dons- Bet Now
Since 2007, MK Dons have lost just once to Notts County, winning five and drawing three. Two of those draws came in their most recent meetings.
Despite lying outside the play-offs only on goal difference, the Dons' away record (13 pts) is better than only five other teams in the division.
Notts County have conceded just three goals in the opening half an hour of their games this season.
County have won just one of their last seven league matches (W1 D5 L1).
Scunthorpe v Oldham- Bet Now
The last five meetings between these sides have seen two Scunthorpe wins, two for Oldham and a draw.
Scunthorpe have the worst home record in League One, taking just six points and conceding 23 goals in their 11 matches at Glanford Park thus far.
No side has scored fewer first half goals in League One than Oldham this season (8).
Scunthorpe have lost five of their last six league games, winning the other 3-1 at Leyton Orient.
Walsall v Stevenage- Bet Now
Stevenage are undefeated against Walsall since they first met in league football last season (W1 D2).
Stevenage have won just one and lost four of their last seven league games.
Walsall have dropped nine points from the seven home games they have lead in so far this season.
Stevenage have only failed to score in one of their 11 away games this season.
Yeovil v Leyton Orient- Bet Now
Both teams have netted in each of their last five league meetings, which have produced 22 goals.
Orient are unbeaten in their last three against the Glovers, winning one and drawing two.
Yeovil are the top side in the division when it comes to late goals, they have scored 13 overall.
Leyton Orient are yet to drop a single point from winning positions this season. They have won all 11 games they have led in.