FM Preview: Mansfield Town v Morecambe 30 Nov 2013

Footymad preview History of the Mansfield Town v Morecambe fixture

Mansfield Town play host to Morecambe at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Stags lost the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Mansfield Town and Morecambe at Field Mill was back in February 2008, over five years ago, with Morecambe inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Stags in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2007/2008 Tue 12 Feb Mansfield Town 1-2 Morecambe League Two
2007/2008 Sat 25 Aug Morecambe 3 - 1 Mansfield Town League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Stags's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

The away form of Morecambe however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Shrimps's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Mansfield Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 21 points from their 18 matches.

Morecambe's 26 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Mansfield Town 6 1 1 4 13 14 4
Morecambe 6 1 2 3 3 10 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Mansfield Town's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Morecambe. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Mansfield Town Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Morecambe Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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