FootyMAD's Morecambe match preview

Last updated : 18 April 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Morecambe v Forest Green Rovers fixture

Forest Green face a trip to Morecambe at Christie Park on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 1 wins from the previous 6 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2004, as they swept to an impressive 4 - 0 win in a Conference match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 16 OctForest Green0 - 3MorecambeCONF
2003/2004Sat 03 AprMorecambe4 - 0Forest GreenCONF
2003/2004Tue 25 NovForest Green1 - 2MorecambeCONF
2002/2003Sat 14 DecForest Green1 - 0MorecambeCONF
2002/2003Sat 07 SepMorecambe4 - 0Forest GreenCONF
2001/2002Mon 08 AprMorecambe2 - 0Forest GreenCONF
2001/2002Sat 08 SepForest Green3 - 1MorecambeCONF

Recent respective form guides

Morecambe have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Shrimps in those games, with 7 conceded.

Forest Green have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Rovers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Morecambe's total of 67 points from their 40 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide Conference. Forest Green are stuck down in the relegation zone of Nationwide Conference with a return of just 32 points from their 40 games thus far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Rovers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Morecambe. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Morecambe Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Forest Green Last drawn game 4 outings ago.