FM Preview: York City v Lincoln City 29 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 28th November 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between York City and Lincoln City at 19:45 on 29th November 2011 in the (Conference) Premier.
History of the York City v Lincoln City fixture
Lincoln City travel to take on York City at Bootham Crescent on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Red Imps will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 22 and win only 8 of the 43 games.
The last time the two teams met at York City was back in February 2004, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-4 winners in a League Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2003/2004||Tue 17 Feb||York City||1-4||Lincoln City||League Division Three|
|2003/2004||Sat 30 Aug||Lincoln City||3 - 0||York City||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Lincoln City||1 - 0||York City||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Fri 20 Dec||York City||1 - 1||Lincoln City||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Tue 22 Oct||Lincoln City||4 - 3||York City||(Associate Members)|
|2001/2002||Tue 26 Mar||York City||2 - 0||Lincoln City||League Division Three|
|2001/2002||Sat 29 Sep||Lincoln City||1 - 3||York City||League Division Three|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
York City are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Minstermen, with 7 goals against.
The away form of Lincoln City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Red Imps have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
York City's total of 37 points from their 21 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.
Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 22 points from their 21 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Minstermen, as the Red Imps have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|York City||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Lincoln City||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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