Port Vale play host to Chester City at Vale Park on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 26 games played, Valiants have recorded 12 wins, and Chester City have come away with 5 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Port Vale was back in January 2001, over five years ago, with Port Vale running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a (Associate Members) match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sun 19 Oct||Chester City||1 - 2||Port Vale||LGE2|
|2000/2001||Tue 30 Jan||Port Vale||2-0||Chester City||ASSM|
|1999/2000||Tue 24 Aug||Port Vale||4 - 4||Chester City||LGEC|
|1999/2000||Tue 10 Aug||Chester City||2 - 1||Port Vale||LGEC|
|1998/1999||Tue 18 Aug||Chester City||2 - 2||Port Vale||LGEC|
|1998/1999||Tue 11 Aug||Port Vale||1 - 2||Chester City||LGEC|
|1992/1993||Sat 16 Jan||Chester City||1 - 2||Port Vale||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Port Vale have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Valiants have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Chester City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Blues have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Port Vale find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 26 matches. Chester City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 25 points from their 26 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Port Vale only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. Score draw
|Port Vale||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Chester City||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
No win in the 4 most recent games.