FM Preview: Accrington Stanley v Torquay United 23 Nov 2013

Last updated : 22 November 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Accrington Stanley v Torquay United fixture

Accrington Stanley prepare to entertain Torquay United at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The majority of those games have been won by the Reds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2013, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 02 Mar Accrington S. 0-0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2012/2013 Sat 13 Oct Torquay Utd. 3 - 1 Accrington S. League Two
2011/2012 Fri 06 Apr Torquay Utd. 1 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2011/2012 Sat 17 Dec Accrington S. 3 - 1 Torquay Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 26 Feb Accrington S. 1 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Torquay Utd. 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 27 Feb Torquay Utd. 2 - 1 Accrington S. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Torquay United's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Gulls have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Accrington Stanley are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 14 points from 16 matches.

Torquay United are stuck down in the relegation zone of Skybet League Two with a return of just 14 points from their 16 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Accrington Stanley 6 3 2 1 7 4 11
Torquay United 6 1 2 3 4 8 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Reds to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Accrington Stanley Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Torquay United 4 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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