Here's what we know about the Morecambe - Salford City match:

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Competition: England League Two
Competition: Tue 23.February
Match begins: 18:30 (UTC)
Venue: Globe Arena (6476 seats)

A key match in League Two as both teams are battling for the top positions. With Morecambe in 4th position and Salford City placed 5th, this promises to be an exciting meeting. Read on to find out more!

Insights:
  • Morecambe haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Salford City has the fewest conceded goals (23) in League Two

It’s busy days for these teams as both were in action only a few days ago. There’s no rest for the wicked, or in this case; no rest for Morecambe and Salford City.

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Morecambe form and stats

Overall League Two stats at home this season for Morecambe are 6-4-3 (wins-draw-losses).

Morecambe are returning here after visiting Barrow in a League Two game and winning with a 2-1 scoreline. Kelvin Mellor and Aaron Wildig scored the goal(s). A defeat was the result before that one, 1-2 away at Bradford City.

There's a new game coming up fairly quickly for Morecambe as they are travelling to their away game against Mansfield Town in the League Two. That match is four days after this one.

Morecambe has scored 17 league goals at home this season, in 13 matches. On the other hand, Morecambe have conceded 15 goals.

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Salford City form and stats

5 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses. That’s the product of Salford City, who have the fewest conceded goals (23) in League Two, playing as the away team in the League Two this season.

Salford delivered a 1-1 draw playing at home against Carlisle United (placed 9th) in their previous match; a League Two game. That result followed a home victory 1-0 versus Barrow.

The draw against Carlisle United came from a losing position. The Salford manager R. Wellens brought on James Wilson as a substitute and the player scored to make the scores level.

Salford City has another fixture away, a League Two game, against Southend United in just four days. A tough schedule for the visitors!

The visitors have scored 12 goals from 13 away games in the league, an average of less than one per game. Salford City are defending well in their away games, having conceded only 12 times in 13 matches. For more goal statistics, check out the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

The teams have played each other before this season, with the result Salford City - Morecambe 2-1 entered in the official records. Head-to-head totals (for the last three meetings): Morecambe won zero games, one match ended with a draw and Salford City has two wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: two / one

Top Goalscorers

Salford CityI. Henderson
I. Henderson
12 goals
MorecambeC. Gomes
C. Gomes
8 goals
Salford CityJ. Wilson
J. Wilson
7 goals

Morecambe missing players

Salford City missing players

Morecambe Salford City
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
29 13 4 Played P 2 13 28
13 6 0 Won W 0 5 12
7 4 1 Drew D 1 1 9
9 3 3 Lost L 1 7 7
39 17 3 Scored S 1 12 38
40 15 10 Conceded C 2 12 23
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 50% 92% 89%
83% 69% 75% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 46% 64%
59% 46% 75% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 38% 43%
24% 23% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 8% 18%
7% 8% 25% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 4%
66% 54% 50% BTTS BTTS 50% 31% 43%
21% 31% 0% Clean Sheets C S 50% 46% 46%
14% 15% 50% Failed to Score F T 50% 31% 21%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.9 2.2 2 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 1.4 1.7
2 1 1 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
12.7 12.9 8 Shots (avg) S ( 14 12.2 11.8
1.9 2.2 1.5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3.5 4.3 4.6
72% 59% 50% Goal Efficiency G E 14% 21% 30%
Key stats in League Two this season:
  • Morecambe haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Salford City has the fewest conceded goals (23) in League Two
  • Salford City has the most clean sheets (13) in League Two

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Cambridge United 30 15 7 8 47 28 15 8 5 2 22 12 15 7 2 6 25 16 19 52
2 Forest Green Rovers 27 13 9 5 37 26 13 6 5 2 18 13 14 7 4 3 19 13 11 48
3 Cheltenham Town 28 13 8 7 37 26 14 6 4 4 20 15 14 7 4 3 17 11 11 47
4 Morecambe 29 13 7 9 39 40 13 6 4 3 17 15 16 7 3 6 22 25 -1 46
5 Salford City 28 12 9 7 38 23 15 7 8 0 26 11 13 5 1 7 12 12 15 45
6 Tranmere Rovers 28 13 6 9 37 34 15 8 1 6 24 18 13 5 5 3 13 16 3 45
7 Newport County 27 12 8 7 37 29 13 8 3 2 17 12 14 4 5 5 20 17 8 44
8 Exeter City 27 11 10 6 49 34 14 8 2 4 29 16 13 3 8 2 20 18 15 43
9 Carlisle United 25 13 4 8 35 24 12 9 1 2 25 13 13 4 3 6 10 11 11 43
10 Bolton Wanderers 29 11 8 10 36 40 15 5 4 6 16 18 14 6 4 4 20 22 -4 41
11 Leyton Orient 28 11 6 11 35 30 15 7 4 4 22 13 13 4 2 7 13 17 5 39
12 Crawley Town 27 10 8 9 37 35 14 6 4 4 21 15 13 4 4 5 16 20 2 38
13 Bradford City 27 10 7 10 31 31 13 5 4 4 14 13 14 5 3 6 17 18 0 37
14 Walsall 28 8 13 7 35 37 15 5 5 5 16 18 13 3 8 2 19 19 -2 37
15 Harrogate Town 29 10 6 13 33 37 13 3 4 6 10 15 16 7 2 7 23 22 -4 36
16 Scunthorpe United 27 11 2 14 31 35 14 6 2 6 18 19 13 5 0 8 13 16 -4 35
17 Oldham Athletic 28 10 5 13 46 52 14 4 1 9 21 26 14 6 4 4 25 26 -6 35
18 Mansfield Town 28 7 13 8 37 39 14 2 6 6 18 23 14 5 7 2 19 16 -2 34
19 Port Vale 29 9 6 14 41 44 14 5 3 6 21 18 15 4 3 8 20 26 -3 33
20 Colchester United 28 7 12 9 30 37 13 6 5 2 20 14 15 1 7 7 10 23 -7 33
21 Stevenage 30 7 12 11 24 31 15 4 6 5 13 12 15 3 6 6 11 19 -7 33
22 Southend United 29 6 6 17 18 45 15 4 1 10 13 23 14 2 5 7 5 22 -27 24
23 Barrow 27 5 8 14 32 39 14 3 7 4 20 20 13 2 1 10 12 19 -7 23
24 Grimsby Town 27 5 6 16 20 46 13 2 4 7 9 20 14 3 2 9 11 26 -26 21

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The English Football League Two (usually referred to as League Two) is the fourth highest division in English football. The League Two league table has 24 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 552 fixtures. Seasons run from August to May. Four teams are promoted and four relegated.