FootyMAD's Accrington Stanley match preview

Last updated : 17 April 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brentford v Accrington Stanley fixture

Brentford prepare to entertain Accrington Stanley at Griffin Park on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. All the previous meetings between the two have been won by the Bees.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Griffin Park was just last season, in February 2008, with Brentford running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 10 FebAccrington S.1 - 1BrentfordLGE2
2007/2008Tue 26 FebAccrington S.1 - 0BrentfordLGE2
2007/2008Sat 16 FebBrentford3-1Accrington S.LGE2
1959/1960Fri 11 MarAccrington S.3 - 4BrentfordLGE1
1959/1960Sat 24 OctBrentford3 - 0Accrington S.LGE1
1958/1959Sat 31 JanBrentford2 - 1Accrington S.LGE1
1958/1959Fri 12 SepAccrington S.1 - 1BrentfordLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Brentford 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, 7 to 6.

Accrington S. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.

Brentford are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League Two, with their 42 games giving them a return of 76 points. Accrington S. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 47 points from their 43 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Accrington S.63124410

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Bees's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Accrington S.. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Brentford Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Accrington S. Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.