FM Preview: Morecambe v Accrington Stanley 26 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Sunday, 25th December 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Morecambe and Accrington Stanley at 15:00 on 26th December 2011 in the League Two.
History of the Morecambe v Accrington Stanley fixture
Accrington Stanley face a trip to Morecambe at Globe Arena on Monday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Reds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2011, with Accrington Stanley inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Shrimps in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 01 Feb||Accrington S.||1 - 1||Morecambe||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Morecambe||1-2||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||Accrington S.||3 - 2||Morecambe||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Dec||Morecambe||1 - 2||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2008/2009||Tue 27 Jan||Accrington S.||1 - 0||Morecambe||League Two|
|2008/2009||Tue 28 Oct||Morecambe||1 - 1||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2007/2008||Wed 12 Mar||Accrington S.||3 - 2||Morecambe||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Morecambe's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Shrimps's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Accrington Stanley's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Reds's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Morecambe's 31 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Accrington Stanley see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 29 points from their 21 games played so far,
Current overall team form
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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 Morecambe. Away win
|Morecambe||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Accrington Stanley||Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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