FootyMAD's Accrington Stanley match preview

Last updated : 01 October 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Bradford City v Accrington Stanley fixture

Bradford City are ready to welcome Accrington Stanley to Coral Windows Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 20 games played, Bantams have recorded 10 wins, and Accrington S. have come away with 6 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Coral Windows Stadium was within the last three years, in September 2004, with Accrington S. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bantams in a (Associate Members) match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Wed 29 SepBradford City1-2Accrington S.ASSM
1959/1960Sat 06 FebAccrington S.0 - 4Bradford CityLGE1
1959/1960Sat 19 SepBradford City4 - 5Accrington S.LGE1
1958/1959Sat 14 FebBradford City0 - 0Accrington S.LGE1
1958/1959Sat 27 SepAccrington S.1 - 3Bradford CityLGE1
1957/1958Sat 15 MarAccrington S.2 - 2Bradford CityD3N
1957/1958Sat 02 NovBradford City1 - 1Accrington S.D3N

Recent respective form guides

Bradford City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Bantams's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

The away form of Accrington S. is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Reds have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bradford City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 10 points from their 8 games played so far, Accrington S. are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 9 from their 8 matches played.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bradford City62047136
Accrington S.62048106

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bradford City are not exactly setting the world alight at Coral Windows Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Accrington S. in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Bradford City 4 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Accrington S. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 21 outings ago.