FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Southend United 13 Aug 2011

Last updated : 12 August 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Accrington Stanley v Southend United fixture

Accrington Stanley prepare to entertain Southend United at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 2 of the previous 3 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Accrington Stanley running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 05 Apr Accrington S. 3-1 Southend Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 13 Nov Southend Utd. 1 - 1 Accrington S. League Two
1959/1960 Sat 26 Mar Accrington S. 0 - 4 Southend Utd. Third Division
1959/1960 Sat 07 Nov Southend Utd. 6 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division
1958/1959 Sat 07 Mar Southend Utd. 4 - 2 Accrington S. Third Division
1958/1959 Fri 17 Oct Accrington S. 3 - 0 Southend Utd. Third Division

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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. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Reds in those games, with 5 conceded.

The away form of Southend United is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Shrimpers have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Accrington Stanley see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 1 points from their 1 games played so far,

Southend United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 3 from their 1 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Accrington Stanley 6 1 2 3 4 7 5
Southend United 6 2 3 1 5 5 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Accrington Stanley at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the The Reds will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Accrington Stanley Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Southend United Not won in previous 9 away matches.

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