FM Preview: Macclesfield Town v Accrington Stanley 08 Apr 2011

Last updated : 07 April 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Macclesfield Town v Accrington Stanley fixture

Accrington Stanley face a trip to Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose on Friday evening,

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 21 Aug Accrington S. 3 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Tue 09 Mar Accrington S. 1 - 1 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 13 Feb Macclesfield 0-0 Accrington S. League Two
2008/2009 Tue 10 Mar Macclesfield 0 - 2 Accrington S. League Two
2008/2009 Sat 23 Aug Accrington S. 2 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2007/2008 Sat 29 Mar Macclesfield 2 - 1 Accrington S. League Two
2007/2008 Fri 19 Oct Accrington S. 3 - 2 Macclesfield League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Macclesfield Town's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While The Silkmen have scored 5, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Accrington Stanley's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the The Reds have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Macclesfield Town find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 46 points from their 40 matches.

Accrington Stanley's total of 63 points from their 40 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League Two.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Macclesfield Town 6 1 1 4 8 16 4
Accrington Stanley 6 4 2 0 14 3 14

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Although Accrington Stanley have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Macclesfield Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Macclesfield Town Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Accrington Stanley Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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