FM Preview: Wrexham v Macclesfield Town 01 Apr 2013

Footymad preview History of the Wrexham v Macclesfield Town fixture

Macclesfield Town travel to take on Wrexham at Racecourse Ground on Monday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 2 of the 6 previous games, with the hosts winning just 1.

The last time the two teams met at Wrexham was just over four years ago, in April 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 14 Aug Macclesfield 2 - 0 Wrexham (Conference) Premier
2007/2008 Sat 05 Apr Wrexham 1-1 Macclesfield League Two
2007/2008 Sat 13 Oct Macclesfield 3 - 2 Wrexham League Two
2007/2008 Tue 18 Sep Wrexham 0 - 1 Macclesfield (Associate Members)
2006/2007 Sat 07 Apr Macclesfield 2 - 0 Wrexham League Two
2006/2007 Sat 04 Nov Wrexham 0 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2005/2006 Tue 14 Mar Macclesfield 3 - 2 Wrexham League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Wrexham haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Dragons in those games, with 7 conceded.

The Silkmen have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Silkmen, and 7 goals against.

Wrexham are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 72 points from 37 games.

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

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Wrexham 6 4 2 0 9 3 14
Macclesfield Town 6 3 2 1 7 7 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

This is a game which sees both teams in reasonable shape, and one which the Madmen are pretty confident will end up as a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Wrexham Unbeaten in the last 11 home games.
Unbeaten run of 17 matches.
Macclesfield Town Undefeated in last 5 away games.
4 games since last defeat.

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