FM Preview: Oxford United v Accrington Stanley 24 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd September 2011
The game between Oxford United and Accrington Stanley in the League Two on 24th September 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Oxford United v Accrington Stanley fixture
Accrington Stanley face a trip to Oxford United at The Kassam Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The only previous meeting between the two sides yielded a draw.
The only previous meeting between Oxford United and Accrington Stanley at The Kassam Stadium was just last season, in August 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Apr||Accrington S.||0 - 0||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 28 Aug||Oxford Utd.||0-0||Accrington S.||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Oxford United have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
The away form of Accrington Stanley is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Reds have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Oxford United's total of 15 points from their 9 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.
Accrington Stanley find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 10 points from their 9 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the U's, as the Reds have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Oxford United||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Accrington Stanley||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 12 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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