Swindon Town prepare to entertain Gillingham at County Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Robins are clearly on top, having won 26 and lost only 5 of the 41 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at County Ground was just last season, in February 2006, the Robins carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Tue 14 Feb||Swindon Town||1-0||Gillingham||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 14 Jan||Gillingham||3 - 0||Swindon Town||LGE1|
|1986/1987||Fri 29 May||Swindon Town||2 - 0||Gillingham||D2PO|
|1986/1987||Mon 25 May||Swindon Town||2 - 1||Gillingham||D2PO|
|1986/1987||Fri 22 May||Gillingham||1 - 0||Swindon Town||D2PO|
|1986/1987||Mon 04 May||Swindon Town||1 - 1||Gillingham||LGE1|
|1986/1987||Sat 27 Dec||Gillingham||1 - 3||Swindon Town||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Swindon Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Robins in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Gillingham is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. The Gills have conceded 15 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Swindon Town's 13 points from 9 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Gillingham are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 9 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Robins's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Gillingham. Home Win
|Swindon Town||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Gillingham||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.