FM Preview: AFC Telford United v Gateshead 13 Mar 2013

Footymad preview History of the AFC Telford United v Gateshead fixture

Gateshead face a trip to AFC Telford United at New Bucks Head on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 12 games played, Tynesiders have recorded 3 wins, and AFC Telford United have come away with 4 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at New Bucks Head was just last season, in October 2011, with Gateshead inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bucks in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 29 Sep Gateshead 1 - 1 AFC Telford (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Sat 28 Apr Gateshead 3 - 0 AFC Telford (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Sat 22 Oct AFC Telford 1-2 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2008/2009 Fri 08 May Gateshead 1 - 0 AFC Telford Conference North Play-Offs
2008/2009 Sat 15 Nov AFC Telford 1 - 0 Gateshead (Conference) North
2008/2009 Sat 20 Sep Gateshead 1 - 1 AFC Telford (Conference) North
2006/2007 Mon 26 Mar Gateshead 4 - 3 AFC Telford (Northern) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

AFC Telford United need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While Bucks have scored 5, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Gateshead's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Tynesiders's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.

AFC Telford United find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 37 games have yielded only 30 points.

Gateshead find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 40 points from their 33 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
AFC Telford United 6 0 1 5 5 12 1
Gateshead 6 3 0 3 10 4 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Tynesiders of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at New Bucks Head with Gateshead coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
AFC Telford United Failed to win in previous 9 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 19 most recent games.
Gateshead 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 11 outings ago.

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