FM Preview: Northampton Town v Accrington Stanley 30 Nov 2013

Last updated : 29 November 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Northampton Town v Accrington Stanley fixture

Accrington Stanley face a trip to Northampton Town at Sixfields on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. 60.00% of the past meetings have resulted in a defeat for Reds.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Sixfields was less than a year ago, in March 2013, with Northampton Town running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 09 Mar Northampton 2-0 Accrington S. League Two
2012/2013 Sat 10 Nov Accrington S. 2 - 4 Northampton League Two
2011/2012 Sat 17 Mar Accrington S. 2 - 1 Northampton League Two
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Northampton 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 02 Apr Accrington S. 3 - 1 Northampton League Two
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Northampton 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2009/2010 Tue 09 Feb Northampton 4 - 0 Accrington S. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Northampton Town have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Accrington Stanley have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Reds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 5 against.

Northampton Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 18 games have yielded only 14 points.

Accrington Stanley are currently lying in 19th place in Skybet League Two having mustered a points tally of 20 from their 18 matches played.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Northampton Town 6 1 4 1 4 5 7
Accrington Stanley 6 3 2 1 9 4 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Accrington Stanley are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Northampton Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Northampton Town Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Accrington Stanley Undefeated in last 4 away games.
4 games since last defeat.

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