FM Preview: Gillingham v Barnet 26 Dec 2012

Last updated : 25 December 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Gillingham v Barnet fixture

Barnet face a trip to Gillingham at Priestfield at lunchtime on Wednesday,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Priestfield was less than a year ago, in March 2012, with Gillingham running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 08 Sep Barnet 1 - 3 Gillingham League Two
2011/2012 Tue 06 Mar Gillingham 3-1 Barnet League Two
2011/2012 Tue 04 Oct Gillingham 1 - 3 Barnet (Associate Members)
2011/2012 Tue 16 Aug Barnet 2 - 2 Gillingham League Two
2010/2011 Sat 23 Apr Gillingham 2 - 4 Barnet League Two
2010/2011 Tue 23 Nov Barnet 1 - 2 Gillingham League Two
2008/2009 Sat 04 Apr Gillingham 0 - 2 Barnet League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Gillingham have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Gills, with 7 goals against.

The away form of Barnet is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Bees have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Gillingham are leading the way in the npower League Two, with their 22 games giving them a return of 45 points.

Barnet are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 19 points from 23 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Gillingham 6 2 2 2 9 10 8
Barnet 6 1 3 2 7 8 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Bees are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Gillingham. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Gillingham Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Barnet Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.

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