FM Preview: Nuneaton Town v Newport County 01 Apr 2013

Last updated : 31 March 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Nuneaton Town v Newport County fixture

Newport County travel to take on Nuneaton Town at Liberty Way on Monday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Exiles lost the only previous game played between the two.

The only previous meeting between Nuneaton Town and Newport County at Liberty Way was back in September 2003, over five years ago, with Nuneaton Town running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a (Southern) Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 14 Aug Newport Co. 4 - 0 Nuneaton Town (Conference) Premier
2003/2004 Sat 27 Mar Newport Co. 1 - 2 Nuneaton Town (Southern) Premier
2003/2004 Sat 06 Sep Nuneaton Town 2-0 Newport Co. (Southern) Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Nuneaton Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 3 to 2.

The Exiles have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Exiles, and 8 goals against.

Nuneaton Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Blue Square (Conference) Premier with a return of just 42 points from their 38 games thus far.

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

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nuneaton Town 6 2 2 2 2 2 8
Newport County 6 3 1 2 8 6 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Newport County are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Nuneaton Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nuneaton Town Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Newport County Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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