FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Morecambe 12 Apr 2013

Last updated : 11 April 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Accrington Stanley v Morecambe fixture

Accrington Stanley prepare to entertain Morecambe at Crown Ground on Friday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 6 wins out of 9 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Crown Ground was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 06 Nov Morecambe 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Accrington S. 0-2 Morecambe (Associate Members)
2011/2012 Tue 20 Mar Accrington S. 1 - 1 Morecambe League Two
2011/2012 Mon 26 Dec Morecambe 1 - 2 Accrington S. League Two
2010/2011 Tue 01 Feb Accrington S. 1 - 1 Morecambe League Two
2010/2011 Sat 01 Jan Morecambe 1 - 2 Accrington S. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 06 Feb Accrington S. 3 - 2 Morecambe League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.

Morecambe have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Shrimps's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

Accrington Stanley are currently lying in 20th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 48 from their 43 matches played.

Morecambe see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 55 points from their 43 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Accrington Stanley 6 3 2 1 12 7 11
Morecambe 6 1 3 2 5 7 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Reds. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Accrington Stanley Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Morecambe Not won in previous 4 away matches.

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