FM Preview: Port Vale v Accrington Stanley 20 Aug 2011

Last updated : 19 August 2011

Footymad preview History of the Port Vale v Accrington Stanley fixture

Accrington Stanley face a trip to Port Vale at Vale Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Reds will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 6 and win only 2 of the 10 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2010, the Valiants carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Accrington S. 3 - 0 Port Vale League Two
2010/2011 Fri 26 Nov Port Vale 1-0 Accrington S. F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Sat 25 Sep Port Vale 2 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
2009/2010 Tue 13 Apr Accrington S. 1 - 2 Port Vale League Two
2009/2010 Tue 29 Sep Port Vale 2 - 2 Accrington S. League Two
2008/2009 Tue 17 Mar Accrington S. 2 - 0 Port Vale League Two
2008/2009 Sat 16 Aug Port Vale 0 - 2 Accrington S. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Port Vale are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Valiants in those games, with 12 conceded.

Accrington Stanley have an average recent record on the road, losing just 1 from the last six, but amazingly drawing the other 5. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Port Vale's 5 points from 3 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Accrington Stanley's 4 points from 3 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Port Vale 6 2 2 2 15 11 8
Accrington Stanley 6 1 1 4 2 7 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Valiants, as the The Reds have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Port Vale Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Accrington Stanley Not won in previous 9 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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Accrington Stanley Matches



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