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Bradford City visit Mazuma Stadium on Saturday for the League Two showdown with home team Morecambe.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Morecambe v Bradford City - along with the latest match odds.
Morecambe will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 0-2 League Two victory against Walsall.
For Morecambe, the goals were scored by Cole Stockton (45') and Yann Songo'o (76').
Over their last six fixtures, Derek Adams's Morecambe have managed to score a total of 13 times resulting in an average number of goals per match equal to 2.17.
Heading into this fixture, Morecambe have not beaten Bradford City in their last 8 matches in the league.
Previously, Bradford City drew 0-0 in the League Two match with Scunthorpe United.
The forward players for Bradford City have failed to get amongst the goals in their past 6 games, contributing the poor return of only 2. In those fixtures, The Bantams have also seen the collective goal tally of their opponents equal 8. Such a pattern might not be carried forward into this game, though.
Looking at their past form shows that Bradford City:
- haven't been beaten by Morecambe in away games against them for the last 5 league matches. An impressive run.
- are without an away win for the past 3 league matches.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head results going back to 18/09/2012 reveals that these fixtures have been pretty painful for Morecambe. They’ve not been able to come away with any wins whatsoever whereas Bradford City have been superior, winning in 83 per cent of those games where they have faced each other.
A combined total of 12 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 3 of them from The Shrimps and 9 belonging to The Bantams. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
The last league clash between these clubs was League Two match day 22 on 16/02/2021 which ended up with the score at Bradford City 2-1 Morecambe.
The referee was Alan Young.
Team News: Morecambe
Jordan Slew (Fibula Fracture) and John O'Sullivan (Hamstring Injury) are not available for Morecambe boss Derek Adams.
Team News: Bradford City
Owing to a completely healthy squad available to select from, Bradford City manager Conor Sellars has no fitness worries to report ahead of this match.
We feel that Morecambe will likely score a couple of goals against Bradford City, who won’t find it easy to score themselves.
We’re therefore expecting to see a controlled 2-0 margin for Morecambe at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mazuma Stadium (6,476)
Captain: Sam Lavelle
Chairman: Graham Howse & Rod Taylor
Manager: Derek Adams
Competitions: League Two position 4
⭐ Key Player: Cole Stockton
Generally taking up the Striker position, Cole Stockton was born in Huyton, England. After making a first senior appearance for Tranmere Rovers in the 2011 - 2012 season, the talented Forward has accumulated 12 league goals in this League Two 2020 - 2021 season to date in 39 appearances.