The Peninsula Stadium will be the playground of EFL Trophy’s Group 4 2nd round match between Salford City and Accrington Stanley, who are scheduled to meet on 20/09.
The hosts are currently table toppers, recording 3 points so far, while Accrington Stanley sit on the 2nd spot, with 2 points.
Salford City’s last game ended in a loss at home versus Tranmere Rovers with the score after the final whistle being 0:1. During the most recent 10 encounters of Salford City,
the squads involved were not really affected by playing at home or away, as they ended in a total of 5 triumphs for the hosts and 3 victories for the visitors.
The outfit finished in a draw in only 2 of the preceding 10 meetings. Two of Salford City’s last five clashes featured over 2.5 goals, with both sides hitting the targets in two of them.
During these the club was successful in maintaining two clean sheets, and they failed to score in just one. Judging by the numbers, the team’s preceding 5 outings saw an average of 2.00 goals.
Accrington Stanley’s last match was against Cheltenham Town on Saturday and it finished in a slender 1:0 win at home. Being the host turned out to be of little importance in Accrington
Stanley’s recent ten encounters, with the sides performing on home ground triumphing on 3 occasions and the visitors recording two victories.
The majority of the last ten meetings resulted in draws, with the team recording a draw in five of them. Two of their most recent five clashes produced more than 2.5 goals with two seeing both of the squads netting goals.
Within this time frame Accrington Stanley were successful in keeping one clean sheet and failed to score in two. The total goals scored across the team’s last five outings amounted to 13.