FootyMAD's Norwich City match preview

Last updated : 25 September 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Gillingham v Norwich City fixture

Gillingham play host to Norwich City at Priestfield Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Gills are clearly on top, winning 55.56% of the games played between the two.

The last time the two teams met at Gillingham was back in September 2003, over five years ago, with Norwich City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Gills in a League Division One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Tue 16 MarNorwich City3 - 0GillinghamCHMP
2003/2004Tue 16 SepGillingham1-2Norwich CityCHMP
2002/2003Tue 25 FebGillingham1 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
2002/2003Sat 24 AugNorwich City1 - 0GillinghamCHMP
2001/2002Tue 19 MarNorwich City2 - 1GillinghamCHMP
2001/2002Sat 13 OctGillingham0 - 2Norwich CityCHMP
2000/2001Sat 07 AprGillingham4 - 3Norwich CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Gillingham have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Gills in those games, with 6 conceded.

Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Canaries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 9 against.

Gillingham's 10 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Norwich City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 9 points from their 8 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

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

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the The Gills. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Gillingham Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Norwich City 4 games since last away draw.
No win in the 3 most recent games.