FM Preview: Newport County v Dartford 30 Mar 2013

Last updated : 29 March 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Newport County v Dartford fixture

Newport County prepare to entertain Dartford at Newport Stadium on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Dartford 2 - 1 Newport Co. (Conference) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Newport County are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Dartford is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Darts have hit 4 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Newport County's total of 69 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

Dartford's 49 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Newport County 6 3 1 2 8 6 10
Dartford 6 1 2 3 6 8 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Newport County are not exactly setting the world alight at Newport Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Dartford in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Newport County 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Dartford Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 11 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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