FM Preview: Plymouth Argyle v Accrington Stanley 08 Oct 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 7th October 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Plymouth Argyle and Accrington Stanley at 15:00 on 8th October 2011 in the League Two.
History of the Plymouth Argyle v Accrington Stanley fixture
Accrington Stanley travel to take on Plymouth Argyle at Home Park on Saturday afternoon, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Reds won the only previous game contested between the two teams.
The only previous meeting between Plymouth Argyle and Accrington Stanley at Home Park was way back in the black-and-white days of March 1959, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Third Division match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1958/1959||Sat 25 Apr||Accrington S.||1 - 1||Plymouth Arg.||Third Division|
|1958/1959||Wed 04 Mar||Plymouth Arg.||2-4||Accrington S.||Third Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Plymouth Argyle's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. Pilgrims have conceded a disappointing 10 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Accrington Stanley's away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Reds have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Plymouth Argyle find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 4 points.
Accrington Stanley find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 14 points from their 11 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Reds out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Plymouth Argyle. Away win
|Plymouth Argyle||17 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Accrington Stanley||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 13 away matches.
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