History of the Bristol Rovers v Accrington Stanley fixture
Accrington Stanley face a trip to Bristol Rovers at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Both of the previous encounters have resulted in a drawn game.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Memorial Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Bristol Rovers annihilating their visitors 5-1 in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 27 Oct||Accrington S.||1 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 28 Apr||Bristol Rvs.||5-1||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 05 Nov||Accrington S.||2 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||League Two|
|2006/2007||Tue 06 Mar||Accrington S.||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||League Two|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Bristol Rvs.||4 - 0||Accrington S.||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Bristol Rovers are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. The Pirates have scored 10 and conceded 1 during this period.
Accrington Stanley have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Bristol Rovers see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 59 points from their 44 games played so far,
Accrington Stanley are currently lying in 19th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 51 from their 44 matches played.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Accrington Stanley have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Bristol Rovers may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Bristol Rovers||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Accrington Stanley||5 games since last defeat.
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