FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Morecambe 20 Mar 2012

Footymad preview History of the Accrington Stanley v Morecambe fixture

Accrington Stanley prepare to entertain Morecambe at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 9 of the 12 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was just last season, in February 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
2009/2010 Sat 26 Dec Morecambe 1 - 2 Accrington S. League Two
2008/2009 Tue 27 Jan Accrington S. 1 - 0 Morecambe League Two
2008/2009 Tue 28 Oct Morecambe 1 - 1 Accrington S. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Reds's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.

Morecambe have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Accrington Stanley see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 49 points from their 36 games played so far,

Morecambe's 50 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Accrington Stanley 6 1 3 2 7 10 6
Morecambe 6 3 0 3 7 5 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Accrington Stanley are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Accrington Stanley Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Morecambe Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

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