FM Preview: Macclesfield Town v Stockport County 30 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the Macclesfield Town v Stockport County fixture

Macclesfield Town are ready to welcome Stockport County to Moss Rose on Saturday afternoon, determined to stop the rot against their opponents, having lost out to their rivals on 5 of the previous 7 occasions.

The previous match played between the two at Moss Rose was within the last three years, in September 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Stockport Co. 3 - 4 Macclesfield (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Sat 19 Feb Stockport Co. 1 - 4 Macclesfield League Two
2010/2011 Sat 04 Sep Macclesfield 0-2 Stockport Co. League Two
2007/2008 Fri 21 Mar Stockport Co. 2 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2007/2008 Sat 15 Dec Macclesfield 0 - 2 Stockport Co. League Two
2007/2008 Tue 09 Oct Macclesfield 0 - 1 Stockport Co. (Associate Members)
2006/2007 Sat 14 Apr Macclesfield 2 - 0 Stockport Co. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Macclesfield Town are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Silkmen have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.

Stockport County have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Hatters have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Macclesfield Town's 55 points from 36 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Stockport County are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 45 points from 40 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Macclesfield Town 6 3 2 1 7 7 11
Stockport County 6 2 1 3 6 9 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Macclesfield Town are not exactly setting the world alight at Moss Rose at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Stockport County in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Macclesfield Town Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Stockport County 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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