FootyMAD's Morecambe match preview

Last updated : 25 April 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Morecambe v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City face a trip to Morecambe at Christie Park on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 06 OctLincoln City1 - 1MorecambeLGE2
2000/2001Tue 28 NovLincoln City3 - 2MorecambeASSM
1976/1977Sat 20 NovLincoln City1 - 0MorecambeFAC

Recent respective form guides

Morecambe are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Lincoln City have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the The Red Imps have hit 8 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Morecambe's 59 points from 44 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 55 points from their 44 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Lincoln City are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Christie Park with a well-deserved point. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Morecambe Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Lincoln City 19 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 21 outings ago.