FM Preview: Lincoln City v Stockport County 27 Oct 2012

Footymad preview History of the Lincoln City v Stockport County fixture

Lincoln City prepare to entertain Stockport County at Sincil Bank on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Red Imps are clearly on top, having won 31 and lost only 12 of the 55 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Sincil Bank was just last season, in August 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 07 Apr Stockport Co. 4 - 0 Lincoln City (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Fri 26 Aug Lincoln City 1-1 Stockport Co. (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Stockport Co. 3 - 4 Lincoln City League Two
2010/2011 Sat 23 Oct Lincoln City 0 - 0 Stockport Co. League Two
2007/2008 Sat 15 Mar Lincoln City 0 - 1 Stockport Co. League Two
2007/2008 Tue 04 Dec Stockport Co. 1 - 3 Lincoln City League Two
2006/2007 Sat 07 Apr Lincoln City 0 - 0 Stockport Co. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Lincoln City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Stockport County have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.

Lincoln City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 15 matches.

Stockport County's 20 points from 15 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
Lincoln City 6 2 2 2 7 7 8
Stockport County 6 4 1 1 14 9 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Lincoln City's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Stockport County. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Lincoln City Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Stockport County Undefeated in last 5 away games.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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