FM Preview: Macclesfield Town v Hereford United 06 Apr 2013

Footymad preview History of the Macclesfield Town v Hereford United fixture

Macclesfield Town prepare to entertain Hereford United at Moss Rose on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 6 games played, Silkmen have recorded 3 wins, and Hereford United have come away with 1 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Moss Rose was just last season, in March 2012, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Fri 10 Aug Hereford Utd. 2 - 1 Macclesfield (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 06 Mar Macclesfield 2-2 Hereford Utd. League Two
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Hereford Utd. 0 - 4 Macclesfield League Two
2010/2011 Sat 07 May Macclesfield 1 - 1 Hereford Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Tue 08 Feb Hereford Utd. 2 - 2 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 06 Mar Hereford Utd. 0 - 2 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 12 Dec Macclesfield 3 - 1 Hereford Utd. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Macclesfield Town have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Silkmen have scored 4, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.

Hereford United's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Bulls's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.

Macclesfield Town find themselves in a respectable 8th position, courtesy of the 57 points they have accumulated from 38 games.

Hereford United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, picking up 60 from their 41 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Macclesfield Town 6 2 3 1 5 6 9
Hereford United 6 3 1 2 12 9 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Moss Rose for the Silkmen and the Madmen are unable to see past Hereford United claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Macclesfield Town Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Hereford United Not won in previous 3 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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