Statto Pauls Preview – Stocksbridge Park Steels – 8th March 2014

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Stocksbridge Park Steels v FC United 08/03/2014  

Last season Stocksbridge Park Steels finished 20th  in the EvoStik Premier Division with 36 points, 47 points behind FCUM.

In the FA Cup this season Steels lost 0-3 to Ramsbottom United in a replay after a 2-2 draw at the Look Local Stadium in the First Qualifying Round.

In the FA Trophy Steels lost 3-4 to Scarborough Athletic at the Look Local Stadium in the First Qualifying Round.

In the Doodson Sport Cup they lost 0-3 at Harrogate Railway Athletic in the First Round.

 

They have won three, drawn four and lost ten of their seventeen home League games in 2013-14:

Wins:     3-1 Droylsden / 4-3 Grantham Town / 3-1 Matlock Town

Draws:   1-1 Blyth Spartans / 2-2 Witton Albion / 2-2 Chorley / 1-1 Marine

Defeats:   2-3 Buxton / 1-5 Nantwich Town / 2-3 Ilkeston / 4-5 Worksop Town / 1-2 Rushall Olympic / 0-1 AFC Fylde / 3-4 Frickley Athletic / 0-3 Whitby Town / 0-3 Stafford Rangers / 1-2 Barwell

Current League Positions:

23rd Stocksbridge PS        P 35  W 5 D 6 L 24 F 52 A 100 Pts 21

 41 points and 18 places behind FCUM:

5th FC United                P 33 W 18 D 8 L 7  F 72 A 39 Pts 62

 

Stocksbridge League Top Scorers 2013-14 (52 goals)

19 – Nathan Joynes 12 – Danny South  4 – Stephen Hoyle

FCUM League Top Scorers 2013-14: (72 goals)

23-  Tom Greaves  7 – Matt Walwyn   Greg Daniels 6 – Michael Norton  Jerome Wright 5-  Matty Wolfenden

 

 

FCUM Radio TitBits

  • FCUM have won 6 and lost 1 of the previous 9 meetings and are unbeaten in 4 previous visits to the Look Local Stadium.
  • Nick Swirad made 17 appearances for FCUM between 2008 and 2010.
  • Matty Wolfenden has scored 5 goals in 5 games against Stocksbridge including a hat trick in a 3-0 win in March 2012.
  • Goalkeeper Ben Scott played in both fixtures against FCUM in 2009-10, conceding 4 goals in the defeat at Gigg Lane in October 2009 and was booked for handling outside his area in the 1-1 draw at Stocksbridge in January 2010.
  • Goalkeeper Jack Ward was sent off in the 88th minute of the midweek defeat to Barwell.
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