FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Morecambe 01 Feb 2011

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History of the Accrington Stanley v Morecambe fixture

Accrington S. prepare to entertain Morecambe at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Tuesday evening, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Reds have won 9 of the 11 matches the two teams have contested.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2010, as the The Reds squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 01 JanMorecambe1 - 2Accrington S.LGE2
2009/2010Sat 06 FebAccrington S.3-2MorecambeLGE2
2009/2010Sat 26 DecMorecambe1 - 2Accrington S.LGE2
2008/2009Tue 27 JanAccrington S.1 - 0MorecambeLGE2
2008/2009Tue 28 OctMorecambe1 - 1Accrington S.LGE2
2007/2008Wed 12 MarAccrington S.3 - 2MorecambeLGE2
2007/2008Tue 06 NovMorecambe0 - 1Accrington S.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The The Reds's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

Morecambe have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Accrington S. see themselves just below half way in the Npower League Two, showing a record of 31 points from their 24 games played so far, Morecambe find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 25 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the The Reds. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Accrington S. Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Morecambe Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.