FM Preview: York City v Gillingham 12 Feb 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 11th February 2013
The game between York City and Gillingham in the League Two on 12th February 2013 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the York City v Gillingham fixture
Gillingham travel to take on York City at Bootham Crescent on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 18 games played, Gills have recorded 5 wins, and York City have come away with 7 victories.
The last time the two teams met at York City was more than a decade ago, in August 1998, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 26 Jan||Gillingham||1 - 1||York City||League Two|
|1998/1999||Sat 16 Jan||Gillingham||3 - 1||York City||League Division Two|
|1998/1999||Sat 15 Aug||York City||1-1||Gillingham||League Division Two|
|1997/1998||Sat 17 Jan||Gillingham||0 - 0||York City||League Division Two|
|1997/1998||Sat 30 Aug||York City||2 - 1||Gillingham||League Division Two|
|1996/1997||Sat 15 Feb||York City||2 - 3||Gillingham||League Division Two|
|1996/1997||Sat 23 Nov||Gillingham||0 - 1||York City||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
York City have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Gillingham however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Just 7 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 4 have been let in at the wrong end.
York City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 37 points from their 31 matches.
Gillingham are currently occupying 2nd spot in their division, gaining 58 points from their 30 games.
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 York City. Away win
|York City||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Gillingham||4 successive away victories.
6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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