FM Preview: Gateshead v Southport 30 Mar 2013

Last updated : 29 March 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Gateshead v Southport fixture

Gateshead prepare to entertain Southport at Gateshead International Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 34 games played, Tynesiders have recorded 15 wins, and Southport have come away with 8 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gateshead International Stadium was just last season, in October 2011, with Southport inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Tynesiders in a (Conference) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Southport 2 - 1 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 18 Oct Gateshead 2-3 Southport (Conference) Premier
2011/2012 Tue 23 Aug Southport 1 - 3 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 11 Jan Southport 0 - 1 Gateshead Trophy
2010/2011 Mon 03 Jan Southport 5 - 1 Gateshead (Conference) Premier
2010/2011 Tue 14 Dec Gateshead 2 - 2 Southport Trophy
2010/2011 Tue 07 Sep Gateshead 1 - 0 Southport (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Gateshead have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Tynesiders in those games, with 6 conceded.

Southport have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Sandgrounders have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Gateshead are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 45 points from 38 matches.

Southport find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 46 points from their 40 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Gateshead 6 2 2 2 9 9 8
Southport 6 0 0 6 4 14 0

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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 Tynesiders. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Gateshead Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Southport Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 6 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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