FootyMAD's Morecambe match preview

Last updated : 05 February 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Accrington Stanley v Morecambe fixture

Accrington S. prepare to entertain Morecambe at Fraser Eagle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Reds have tasted victory on 8 of the 10 occasions the teams have met.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Fraser Eagle Stadium was just last season, in January 2009, the The Reds carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 26 DecMorecambe1 - 2Accrington S.LGE2
2008/2009Tue 27 JanAccrington S.1-0MorecambeLGE2
2008/2009Tue 28 OctMorecambe1 - 1Accrington S.LGE2
2007/2008Wed 12 MarAccrington S.3 - 2MorecambeLGE2
2007/2008Tue 06 NovMorecambe0 - 1Accrington S.LGE2
2005/2006Mon 20 FebAccrington S.2 - 0MorecambeCONF
2005/2006Tue 27 SepMorecambe3 - 2Accrington S.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Accrington Stanley have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 12 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The Shrimps have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Shrimps, and 4 goals against.

Accrington S.'s 39 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Morecambe's 38 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the The Reds. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Accrington S. 6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
Morecambe Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.