Accrington S. travel to take on Boston United at York Street Stadium 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 being consigned to defeat by opponents in 3 of the 5 games.
The last time the two teams met at Boston Utd. was back in February 1998, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a (Northern) Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Accrington S.||2 - 1||Boston Utd.||LGE2|
|1997/1998||Sat 28 Feb||Boston Utd.||1 - 3||Accrington S.||NPL|
|1997/1998||Sat 04 Oct||Accrington S.||1 - 1||Boston Utd.||NPL|
|1996/1997||Sat 15 Mar||Accrington S.||3 - 1||Boston Utd.||NPL|
|1996/1997||Sat 21 Sep||Boston Utd.||3 - 1||Accrington S.||NPL|
|1995/1996||Sat 07 Oct||Accrington S.||0 - 2||Boston Utd.||NPL|
|1995/1996||Sat 30 Sep||Boston Utd.||4 - 0||Accrington S.||NPL|
Recent respective form guides
Boston United have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Pilgrims in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Accrington S. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the The Reds have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Boston Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 26 matches. Accrington S. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 25 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pilgrims, as the The Reds have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Boston Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Accrington S.||No sequences of note|