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Cheltenham Town v Crewe Alexandra
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Cheltenham Town vs Crewe Alexandra Match Preview

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On Saturday afternoon (UK time), Crewe Alexandra head to Jonny-Rocks Stadium to play Cheltenham Town at 3:00pm. This is a FA Cup match.

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Head To Head

The data shows that Cheltenham Town played Crewe Alexandra in January in a League Two clash. The winners were Crewe Alexandra by a final score of 1-0.

In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have met 14 times. Cheltenham Town have emerged victorious in 4 of them. Crewe Alexandra have won 6 matches. The remaining 4 matches resulted in a draw.

In those matches, there has been an average of 2.36 goals per game. Cheltenham Town score an average of 1.0. Crewe Alexandra have scored an average of 1.36 each time they've met.

Looking at the match-up on the road, whichever side has been away has won 42% of these encounters. The home side has won 28% of the time.

Cheltenham Town

Ahead of this one, Cheltenham Town have 3 points in the FA Cup. They are in 6th place.

In their recent form over the last year, Cheltenham Town have played 39 matches. They have 22 wins; 8 draws; and 9 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 56%-20%-23%.

Over this period, they have scored 1.38 times per match, on average, while conceding 0.79.

A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 60% (12 wins) in their 20 home fixtures. 20% (4) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 20% (4) being a loss for the home team.

On average they have scored 1.4 goals when playing at home in this same period; they have conceded 0.85.

Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have a total of 15 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 70%. Of these ten games, 5 of them have seen both sides score and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 games over this same period.

And they are also on a run of 6 matches in a row in which they have scored.

Crewe Alexandra

Crewe Alexandra have 3 points in the league. They are in 21st place.

Looking at results for the last year, Crewe Alexandra have played 38 matches. They have 19 wins; 6 draws; and 13 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 50%-15%-34%.

In this time, they have scored 1.71 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.24 goals on average.

A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 31% (5 wins) from the latest 16 away fixtures. 25% (4) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 43% (7) resulting in a loss as the away side.

While playing away from home over this recent year, their average number of goals scored is 1.44. They have conceded 1.63 on average.

Their recent performance data shows that they have scored 14 goals in their last ten matches; 4 of these matches have been wins. Of these ten games, 4 of them have seen both sides score; and there has been 4 matches with over 2.5 goals.

They have scored at least once in each of their last 3 matches.