FM Preview: Chesterfield v Gillingham 23 Feb 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 22nd February 2013
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Chesterfield and Gillingham at 15:00 on 23rd February 2013 in the League Two.
History of the Chesterfield v Gillingham fixture
Gillingham face a trip to Chesterfield at Whittington Moor on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 31 games played, Gills have recorded 9 wins, and Chesterfield have come away with 13 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Whittington Moor was was two seasons ago, in May 2011, with Chesterfield running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 01 Sep||Gillingham||1 - 1||Chesterfield||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 May||Chesterfield||3-1||Gillingham||League Two|
|2010/2011||Tue 25 Jan||Gillingham||0 - 2||Chesterfield||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Chesterfield||0 - 1||Gillingham||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Gillingham||2 - 1||Chesterfield||League Two|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Apr||Chesterfield||0 - 1||Gillingham||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||Gillingham||2 - 1||Chesterfield||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Chesterfield have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The Spireites have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
The Gills have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Just 6 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 3 have been let in at the wrong end.
Chesterfield's 43 points from 32 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
Gillingham are leading the way in the npower League Two, with their 32 games giving them a return of 62 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Gillingham are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Chesterfield. Away win
|Chesterfield||4 games since last home draw.
|Gillingham||Undefeated in last 5 away games.
4 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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