FM Preview: Gillingham v Northampton Town 29 Jan 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 28th January 2013
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Gillingham and Northampton Town at 19:45 on 29th January 2013 in the League Two.
History of the Gillingham v Northampton Town fixture
Gillingham prepare to entertain Northampton Town at Priestfield on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gills are clearly on top, winning 52.73% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Priestfield was just last season, in November 2011, as the Gills squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 4-3 in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Tue 02 Oct||Northampton||1 - 2||Gillingham||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 28 Apr||Northampton||1 - 1||Gillingham||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 05 Nov||Gillingham||4-3||Northampton||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Gillingham||1 - 0||Northampton||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Northampton||2 - 1||Gillingham||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 16 Feb||Northampton||4 - 0||Gillingham||League One|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Gillingham||0 - 1||Northampton||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Gillingham's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Gills's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Northampton Town's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Cobblers's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Gillingham are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 52 points from their 27 games.
Northampton Town are holding the final promotion place in the npower League Two, and have accumulated 45 points from the 28 games they have played so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Priestfield for the Gills and the Madmen are unable to see past Northampton Town claiming victory in a close match.
|Gillingham||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Northampton Town||Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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