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Stuart Dalgleish 2nd Feb 2012 - 19:01

League 2 Opta Facts - 4 February

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Shrewsbury v Port Vale

  • Vale are unbeaten in three trips to New Meadow so far, winning twice and drawing the other.
  • Lionel Ainsworth has netted in the last two clashes between the Shrews and Port Vale.
  • Shrewsbury are the only League Two side yet to lose at home this campaign.
  • The Shrews have netted more goals in the closing 15 minutes than any other team in League Two this term.
  • None of Port Vale's last nine league games have ended in draws (five wins, four defeats).

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Aldershot v Bristol Rovers

  • There have only been six goals scored in the last five clashes between Aldershot and Bristol Rovers in all competitions.
  • The Pirates are unbeaten in two trips to the Recreation Ground, but haven't played away at Aldershot in the Football League since January 1989 (3-1 win).
  • Aldershot have failed to score in each of their last three home league games.
  • The Shots have scored a higher percentage of first-half goals (62%) than any other team in the bottom tier in 2011/12.
  • The Pirates have been shown a league-high 57 yellow cards this campaign.

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Bradford v Crawley Town

  • Crawley's 3-1 win over the Bantams earlier this season was the first ever meeting between these sides.
  • The Red Devils are unbeaten in nine league games on the road, the longest current run of its kind in the division.
  • Crawley have drawn each of their last three league games, no team have drawn their last four on the road.
  • The Red Devils have scored more goals in the opening 15 minutes (nine) than any other side in League Two.
  • The Bantams have only taken two points from the last 12 available in League Two.

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Cheltenham v AFC Wimbledon

  • Wimbledon's 4-1 victory over Cheltenham earlier this season was the first ever meeting between these sides.
  • The Robins have netted in each of their last 10 league games, the longest current run of its kind in the division.
  • Wimbledon have gone 12 league games without a clean sheet, Northampton (20) are the only League Two team who have been waiting longer for a shutout.
  • Wimbledon have gained more points from losing positions than any other League Two side this season (17).
  • No team has picked up more points from their last 10 games in League Two than Cheltenham this season (23).

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Crewe v Accrington Stanley

  • There have been 58 goals scored in the last 13 clashes between Crewe and Accrington, an average of 4.5 goals per game.
  • Byron Moore has netted on his last two starts against Stanley for the Railwaymen.
  • Accrington are unbeaten in seven away league games, winning three and drawing four.
  • Stanley have the lowest respective top scorer in League Two this season (Amond and Long (four goals)).
  • Stanley have conceded a higher percentage of first-half goals than any other League Two side this term (69%).

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Gillingham v Hereford

  • Gillingham won the reverse fixture between these sides 6-1, the joint-biggest away win in League Two all season.
  • Only two League Two sides have had five different individual goalscorers in a single game this season, and one of them was Gillingham at Hereford in September (the other was Shrewsbury at Northampton (7-2)).
  • Before Gillingham's 6-1 win at Edgar Street in September, the last six clashes between these sides had seen just three goals scored in total.
  • No team have recouped fewer points from losing positions than Hereford this season (two).
  • Gillingham's Charlie Lee has picked up more yellow cards than any other player in League Two this term (10).

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Morecambe v Dag & Red

  • Morecambe are unbeaten in four regular league meetings with the Daggers, though did lose a League Two playoff semi-final in that period.
  • The Shrimps have won eight and lost just one of their last 10 home meetings with Dagenham in all competitions.
  • Dagenham are without a win in 11 on the road and have also conceded in each of their last 11 away league games.
  • The Shrimps have conceded the lowest percentage of goals in the opening 15 minutes in League Two this term (3%) but the highest proportion in the closing quarter-hour (35%).
  • Morecambe have only won one of their last 11 league games, and have won none of their last six at home.

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Northampton v Macclesfield

  • The Silkmen have won their last three league meetings with the Cobblers.
  • Young midfielder Colin Daniel has netted in each of the last two meetings between Northampton and Macclesfield.
  • Macclesfield have lost their last six league games away from Moss Rose.
  • The Cobblers, meanwhile, have lost their last four league games at the Sixfields Stadium.
  • It has been 20 league games since Northampton managed a clean sheet, with their last home shutout coming back in September at Wimbledon.
  • Macclesfield are one of two teams in League Two yet to draw an away league game this term.

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Oxford Utd v Barnet

  • Barnet have never beaten Oxford in five previous league meetings, losing three and drawing two.
  • James Constable has scored three goals in the last three clashes between the U's and the Bees combined.
  • Barnet have won their last four league games, they haven't won five on the bounce all season.
  • The Bees have netted the lowest proportion of goals in the opening 15 minutes this season (6%).
  • Oxford have drawn four of their last six league games, winning one and losing the other.

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Plymouth v Southend

  • Only one of the last nine clashes between Plymouth and Southend has seen the away side win.
  • The Pilgrims themselves are unbeaten in four against Southend at Home Park, last tasting home defeat to the Shrimpers in December 1999.
  • Southend are one of two League Two teams yet to draw an away game this season.
  • Argyle have shipped 78% of their goals conceded in the second-half this season, a league-high.
  • The Pilgrims have only kept one clean sheet in their last 18 league games.

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Rotherham v Torquay

  • The Millers are unbeaten in four home clashes with Torquay, winning two and drawing two.
  • Overall, only one of the last nine clashes between the Millers and the Gulls has seen the away side claim the victory.
  • Torquay have won their last five league games.
  • The Millers have scored the lowest proportion of goals in the closing 15 minutes this League Two campaign (11%).
  • Rotherham have been shown just 24 yellow cards all campaign, a league-low.

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Swindon v Burton Albion

  • Burton's 2-0 victory over Swindon in September was the first ever Football League clash between these sides.
  • Swindon have won their last four league games at the County Ground and are unbeaten in 10.
  • Burton are without a win in six, the longest run of its kind in the fourth tier.
  • The Robins have kept six successive clean sheets at home in the league.
  • The Brewers have gone 11 league games without a clean sheet.

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