FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Oxford United 11 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Accrington Stanley v Oxford United fixture

Accrington Stanley prepare to entertain Oxford United at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The two sides drew on their own previous meeting.

The only previous meeting between Accrington Stanley and Oxford United at Fraser Eagle Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2011, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 24 Sep Oxford Utd. 1 - 1 Accrington S. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Accrington S. 0-0 Oxford Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Oxford Utd. 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Reds, with 8 goals against.

Oxford United have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The U's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 5 against.

Accrington Stanley lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 43 points from their 28 games so far.

Oxford United's total of 43 points from their 28 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Accrington Stanley 6 3 2 1 11 7 11
Oxford United 6 1 4 1 7 5 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Reds are in a rich vein of form at home as of late, but the one that FootyMad has marked this down as one of their banker draws, taking into account the quality of the opposition. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Accrington Stanley 12 games since last home draw.
Oxford United Undefeated in last 5 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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