FM Preview: Macclesfield Town v Lincoln City 05 Mar 2013

Last updated : 04 March 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Macclesfield Town v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City face a trip to Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose on Tuesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 5 of the 15 previous games, with the hosts winning just 4.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Moss Rose was was two seasons ago, in March 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 25 Aug Lincoln City 2 - 3 Macclesfield (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 15 Mar Macclesfield 1-1 Lincoln City League Two
2010/2011 Sat 09 Oct Lincoln City 2 - 1 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 08 May Lincoln City 0 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 10 Oct Macclesfield 0 - 1 Lincoln City League Two
2008/2009 Tue 31 Mar Lincoln City 1 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2008/2009 Tue 21 Oct Macclesfield 1 - 2 Lincoln City League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Macclesfield Town are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Silkmen have scored 6, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Lincoln City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Red Imps have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Macclesfield Town's 48 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 37 points from their 34 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Macclesfield Town 6 2 3 1 8 7 9
Lincoln City 6 1 2 3 5 8 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Silkmen, as the Red Imps have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Macclesfield Town Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Lincoln City Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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