FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Oxford United 11 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th February 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Accrington Stanley and Oxford United at 15:00 on 11th February 2012 in the League Two.
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
|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|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
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
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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
|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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