FootyMAD's Stockport County match preview

Last updated : 03 December 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Stockport County v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City face a trip to Stockport County at Edgeley Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Red Imps will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 29 and win only 8 of the 50 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2006, with Stockport Co. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 07 AprLincoln City0 - 0Stockport Co.LGE2
2006/2007Sat 04 NovStockport Co.2 - 0Lincoln CityLGE2
2005/2006Sat 04 FebStockport Co.2 - 3Lincoln CityLGE2
2005/2006Tue 27 SepLincoln City2 - 0Stockport Co.LGE2
2003/2004Tue 12 AugLincoln City0 - 1Stockport Co.LGEC
2002/2003Tue 10 SepLincoln City1 - 3Stockport Co.LGEC
1995/1996Sat 11 NovStockport Co.5 - 0Lincoln CityFAC

Recent respective form guides

Stockport County's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Hatters have scored 9, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Lincoln City is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. The Red Imps have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Stockport Co. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 20 points from their 17 matches. Lincoln City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 17 games have yielded only 12 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Stockport Co.62311079
Lincoln City61146114

FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Stockport Co. Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Lincoln City Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.