FM Preview: Cheltenham Town v Accrington Stanley 14 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Cheltenham Town and Accrington Stanley at 15:00 on 14th April 2012 in the League Two.
History of the Cheltenham Town v Accrington Stanley fixture
Cheltenham Town prepare to entertain Accrington Stanley at Whaddon Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Out of their two previous meetings, the Robins have drawn one game and lost the other.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Whaddon Road was just last season, in January 2011, with Accrington Stanley inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Robins in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Fri 21 Oct||Accrington S.||0 - 1||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Cheltenham T.||1-2||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Accrington S.||2 - 4||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 May||Cheltenham T.||1 - 1||Accrington S.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Oct||Accrington S.||4 - 0||Cheltenham T.||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Cheltenham Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.
The away form of Accrington Stanley is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Reds have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Cheltenham Town's total of 68 points from their 42 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.
Accrington Stanley's 56 points from 42 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but we think that Robins's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Accrington Stanley. Home Win
|Cheltenham Town||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Accrington Stanley||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here