FM Preview: Morecambe v Dagenham & Redbridge 08 Jan 2013

Last updated : 07 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Morecambe v Dagenham & Redbridge fixture

Morecambe prepare to entertain Dagenham & Redbridge at Westgate on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Shrimps are clearly on top, having won 8 and lost only 3 of the 14 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Westgate was less than a year ago, in February 2012, with Dagenham & Redbridge inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Shrimps in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 28 Feb Morecambe 1-2 Dag. & Red. League Two
2011/2012 Sat 17 Sep Dag. & Red. 1 - 2 Morecambe League Two
2009/2010 Thu 20 May Morecambe 2 - 1 Dag. & Red. Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4)
2009/2010 Sun 16 May Dag. & Red. 6 - 0 Morecambe Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4)
2009/2010 Sat 24 Apr Morecambe 1 - 0 Dag. & Red. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 26 Sep Dag. & Red. 1 - 1 Morecambe League Two
2008/2009 Sat 07 Mar Dag. & Red. 0 - 2 Morecambe League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Morecambe haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Shrimps in those games, with 4 conceded.

Dagenham & Redbridge have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Morecambe are currently lying in 19th place in npower League Two having mustered a points tally of 29 from their 25 matches played.

Dagenham & Redbridge see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 34 points from their 26 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Morecambe 6 0 4 2 5 7 4
Dagenham & Redbridge 6 3 0 3 7 9 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Morecambe are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Morecambe Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
Dagenham & Redbridge 11 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 13 outings ago.

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