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
Luton Town6222978
Gillingham63129910

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.