FootyMAD's Gillingham match preview

Last updated : 11 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Huddersfield Town v Gillingham fixture

Huddersfield prepare to entertain Gillingham at Galpharm Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Terriers are clearly on top, having won 5 and lost only 2 of the 9 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Galpharm Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2007, with Huddersfield running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 03 FebHuddersfield3-1GillinghamLGE1
2006/2007Sat 05 AugGillingham2 - 1HuddersfieldLGE1
2005/2006Sat 08 AprGillingham2 - 0HuddersfieldLGE1
2005/2006Mon 02 JanHuddersfield0 - 0GillinghamLGE1
2000/2001Sat 17 FebHuddersfield2 - 3GillinghamCHMP
2000/2001Sat 16 SepGillingham2 - 1HuddersfieldCHMP
1992/1993Wed 13 JanHuddersfield2 - 1GillinghamFAC

Recent respective form guides

Huddersfield Town 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 Terriers in those games, with 6 conceded.

Gillingham have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The The Gills's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Huddersfield see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 30 points from their 24 games played so far, Gillingham find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 23 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Terriers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Gillingham. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Huddersfield Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Gillingham Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.