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STANLEY AIM FOR FIRST WIN AT FIELD MILL FOR 50 YRS
28/December/2007 22:30:29

Stanley aim for first Mansfield win in 50 years
http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk

JOHN Coleman admits he is determined to steer Accrington Stanley to their first win at Mansfield Town in just over half a century.

The last time Stanley recorded a victory at Field Mill was 51 years ago on, ironically, December 29 in the old Division Three (North).

Last season, the Reds grabbed a 2-2 draw against Mansfield, but Coleman is aiming to go one better in tomorrow's League Two match after seeing his side triumph against Grimsby on Boxing Day.

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"We went to Mansfield twice last season and were a bit unfortunate to lose there in the FA Cup," said the Reds boss.

"In the game we drew 2-2, we possibly could have lost 8-5. Ian Dunbavin was in inspired form that day.

"But we'll go there with a lot of confidence. Our away form has been quite good and we have to go there and play the way we can play."



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