FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Shrewsbury Town 18 Jan 2011

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History of the Accrington Stanley v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Accrington S. prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Tuesday evening,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was just last season, in October 2009, with Accrington S. running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a (Associate Members) match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 30 JanShrewsbury Tn.0 - 1Accrington S.LGE2
2009/2010Tue 20 OctAccrington S.2-0Shrewsbury Tn.ASSM
2009/2010Sat 29 AugAccrington S.1 - 3Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2008/2009Tue 03 FebShrewsbury Tn.2 - 0Accrington S.LGE2
2008/2009Tue 21 OctAccrington S.2 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2007/2008Sat 22 DecAccrington S.1 - 2Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2007/2008Sat 15 SepShrewsbury Tn.2 - 0Accrington S.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Shrewsbury Tn. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Shrews's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Accrington S.'s 31 points from 23 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Shrewsbury Tn. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League Two, picking up 35 from their 23 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Accrington S.63127710
Shrewsbury Tn.6132766

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. Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Shrewsbury Tn. Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.