FM Preview: Gillingham v Oxford United 26 Feb 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 25th February 2013
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Gillingham and Oxford United at 19:45 on 26th February 2013 in the League Two.
History of the Gillingham v Oxford United fixture
Gillingham prepare to entertain Oxford United at Priestfield on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gills are clearly on top, having won 11 and lost only 3 of the 18 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Priestfield was just last season, in October 2011, the Gills carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 06 Oct||Oxford Utd.||0 - 0||Gillingham||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Apr||Oxford Utd.||0 - 0||Gillingham||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Gillingham||1-0||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Feb||Gillingham||0 - 0||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Oxford Utd.||0 - 1||Gillingham||League Two|
|2005/2006||Tue 23 Aug||Gillingham||1 - 0||Oxford Utd.||League Cup|
|2001/2002||Tue 21 Aug||Oxford Utd.||1 - 2||Gillingham||League Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Gillingham have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Oxford United however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the U's, and 11 goals against.
Gillingham are leading the way in the npower League Two, with their 33 games giving them a return of 65 points.
Oxford United see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 43 points from their 33 games 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 ...
Gillingham are not exactly setting the world alight at Priestfield at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Oxford United in this game. Home Win
|Gillingham||4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Oxford United||7 games since last away draw.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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