FootyMAD's Luton Town match preview

Last updated : 02 March 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Luton Town v Gillingham fixture

Gillingham face a trip to Luton Town at Kenilworth Road on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 19 out of 28 times.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2007, with Luton Town running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 16 AugGillingham0 - 1Luton TownLGE2
2007/2008Tue 01 AprGillingham2 - 1Luton TownLGE1
2007/2008Tue 09 OctGillingham4 - 3Luton TownASSM
2007/2008Sat 25 AugLuton Town3 - 1GillinghamLGE1
1999/2000Sat 22 AprGillingham2 - 0Luton TownLGE1
1999/2000Sat 16 OctLuton Town3 - 1GillinghamLGE1
1998/1999Sat 27 MarLuton Town1 - 0GillinghamLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Luton Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.

The The Gills have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Luton Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 32 games have yielded only 9 points. Gillingham's total of 53 points from their 33 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Gillingham are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Luton Town Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Gillingham 6 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.