Date: 13th April 2012 at 12:14am
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Wycombe Wanderers entertain Oldham Athletic on Saturday in their 43rd league game of the season.


The league table shows Wycombe in 21st place with 42 points and Oldham in 18th spot with 48 points, both sides having played 42 games.

Oldham Away Record…….W 5 – D 5 – L 11…Pts 20…Ppg 0.95 (Rank-18)

Wycombe Home Record….W 7 – D 5 – L 9….Pts 26…Ppg 1.24 (Rank-18)


Oldham have lost their last five games and have failed to score a single goal in over eight hours of play.

Away banker.


Here are all the stats….

Oldham’s last five games (All Competitions)

Lg1: Orient (H)………………Lost 0-1

Lg1: Notts County (A)……..Lost 0-1

Lg1: Brentford (A)………….Lost 0-2

Lg1: Charlton (H)…………..Lost 0-1

Lg1: Sheffield Wed (A)…….Lost 0-3



Wycombe’s last five games (All Competitions)

Lg1: Exeter (A)……………..Won 3-1

Lg1: Franchise (H)…………Drew 1-1

Lg1: Stevenage (A)……….Drew 1-1

Lg1: Carlisle (H)……………Drew 1-1

Lg1: Chesterfield (A)……….Lost 0-4



Oldham’s Goal Stats (52 games in all Competitions)

Goals Scored (Total)…………Lg: 45…Cups: 14…Total: 59

Goals Conceded (Total)……..Lg: 62…Cups: 12…Total: 74

Goals Scored (Away)………..Lg: 22…Cups: 4…..Total: 26

Goals Conceded (Away)…….Lg: 38…Cups: 8…..Total: 46

Clean Sheets…………………..Lg: 8…..Cups: 3…..Total: 11



Wycombe’s Goal Stats (47 games in all Competitions)

Goals Scored (Total)………….Lg: 59…Cups: 8…..Total: 67

Goals Conceded (Total)………Lg: 78…Cups: 13…Total: 91

Goals Scored (Home)…………Lg: 32…Cups: 8…..Total: 40

Goals Conceded (Home)……..Lg: 32…Cups: 11…Total: 43

Clean Sheets……………………Lg: 4…..Cups: 0…..Total: 4



Oldham’s Top Goal Scorers – (All Competitions)

Shefki Kuqi…………….16 (inc 4 pens)

Robbie Simpson………..7

Reuben Reid…………….6 (inc 4 pens)

James Wesolowski…….4

Filipe Morais…………….4

Tom Adeyemi…………..3

Matt Smith………………3

Five other players have each scored 2 goals.

Four other players have each scored 1 goal.



Wycombe’s Top Goal Scorers – (All Competitions)

Stuart Beavon………22

Marcello Trotta……….8

Paul Hayes……………6

Scott Donnelly……….5 (inc 2 pens)

Joel Grant…………….4

Ben Strevens………..4

Three other players have each scored 2 goals.

Eleven other players have each scored 1 goal.



Oldham Shooting (Top-3) – All Competitions

Shefki Kuqi……….46 on-target…45 off-target…2 against woodwork

Chris Taylor………33 on-target…37 off-target…1 against woodwork

Robbie Simpson…30 on-target…38 off-target…3 against woodwork



Wycombe Shooting (Top-3) – All Competitions

Stuart Beavon……63 on-target…24 off-target…0 against woodwork

Joel Grant…………18 on-target…13 off-target…0 against woodwork

Stuart Lewis………14 on-target…17 off-target…1 against woodwork



Shooting (Club) – League Games Only

Oldham……191 on target…235 off target…9 against w’work (Rank-16)

Wycombe…198 on target…182 off target…6 against w’work (Rank-21)



Most Assists

Oldham – Robbie Simpson………….10

Wycombe – Ainsworth & Beavon……6



League Form Guide

All Season


Oldham……Pld: 42…W: 13…D: 9…L: 20…Pts: 48…Pts per game: 1.14

Wycombe…Pld: 42…W: 11…D: 9…L: 22…Pts: 42…Pts per game: 1.00



First-half of the season

Oldham……..Pld: 23…W: 8…D: 6…L: 9…..Pts: 30…Pts per game: 1.30

Wycombe…..Pld: 23…W: 5…D: 5…L: 13…Pts: 20…Pts per game: 0.87



Second-half of the season

Oldham………Pld: 19…W: 5…D: 3…L: 11…Pts: 18…Pts per game: 0.95

Wycombe……Pld: 19…W: 6…D: 4…L: 9…..Pts: 22…Pts per game: 1.16



Last Five league Games

Oldham…………LLLLL – 0 points (Rank-24)

Wycombe……WDDDL – 6 points (Rank-11)



Last Five League Games (Away)

Oldham………..LWLLL – 3 points (Rank-18)



Last Five League Games (Home)

Wycombe…..WWDDD – 9 points (Rank-10)



Against Top Half Opposition

Oldham……..Pld: 23…Pts: 21…Pts per game: 0.91…(Rank-14)

Wycombe…..Pld: 21…Pts: 16…Pts per game: 0.76…(Rank-21)



Against Bottom Half Opposition

Oldham……..Pld: 19…Pts: 27…Pts per game: 1.42…(Rank-16)

Wycombe…..Pld: 21…Pts: 26…Pts per game: 1.24…(Rank-22)



Previous Meetings

In 17 previous meetings there have been 7 wins for Wycombe, 4 for Oldham and 6 draws.

At Adams Park the tally is 4 wins for the Blues, 1 for the Latics and 3 draws.

1997/98 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 1

1998/99 Lg1: Wycombe 3 Oldham 0

1999/00 Lg1: Wycombe 0 Oldham 0

2000/01 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 1

2001/02 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 1

2002/03 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 2

2003/04 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 5

2009/10 Lg1: Wycombe 2 Oldham 2



The Man In The Middle

Saturday’s referee is Steve Rushton from Staffordshire who was promoted to the National List of Referees in 2009. On the opening day of the current campaign he took charge of Wycombe’s 1-1 draw with Scunthorpe United at Adams Park. So far this season he’s issued 6 red and 87 yellow cards in 31 games.



Prediction

Wycombe 0 Oldham 1