FootyMAD's Boston United match preview

Last updated : 05 January 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Boston United v Accrington Stanley fixture

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.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 16 SepAccrington S.2 - 1Boston Utd.LGE2
1997/1998Sat 28 FebBoston Utd.1 - 3Accrington S.NPL
1997/1998Sat 04 OctAccrington S.1 - 1Boston Utd.NPL
1996/1997Sat 15 MarAccrington S.3 - 1Boston Utd.NPL
1996/1997Sat 21 SepBoston Utd.3 - 1Accrington S.NPL
1995/1996Sat 07 OctAccrington S.0 - 2Boston Utd.NPL
1995/1996Sat 30 SepBoston Utd.4 - 0Accrington 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.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Boston Utd.63129810
Accrington S.613213166

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

Sequence statistics:
Boston Utd. Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Accrington S. No sequences of note