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History of the Cambridge United v Morecambe fixture

Cambridge U. prepare to entertain Morecambe at Abbey Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The two sides drew on their own previous meeting.

The only previous meeting between Cambridge U. and Morecambe at was less than a year ago, in April 2006, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Conference match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 01 AprCambridge U.2-2MorecambeCONF
2005/2006Sat 12 NovMorecambe0 - 1Cambridge U.CONF
2000/2001Sat 09 DecMorecambe2 - 1Cambridge U.FAC

Recent respective form guides

Cambridge United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

The Shrimps have had a decent run of form away from home recently, picking up four victories from the last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Cambridge U. see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide Conference, showing a record of 20 points from their 19 games played so far, Morecambe find themselves in a respectable 8th position, courtesy of the 29 points they have accumulated from 18 games.

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

Cambridge U. 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:
Cambridge U. 4 games since last home draw.
Morecambe 7 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.