Walsall pack their bags to visit Gillingham at Priestfield Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 34 out of 51 times.
The previous match played between the two at Priestfield Stadium was within the last three years, in September 2007, the The Gills carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Walsall||0 - 0||Gillingham||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Jan||Walsall||2 - 1||Gillingham||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Gillingham||2 - 1||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Apr||Gillingham||0 - 1||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 12 Nov||Walsall||2 - 0||Gillingham||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Mon 12 Apr||Gillingham||3 - 0||Walsall||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Mon 29 Sep||Walsall||2 - 1||Gillingham||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Gillingham have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the The Gills score just 5 goals, though they have conceded 2.
The Saddlers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Saddlers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Gillingham are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 27 matches. Walsall's 31 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Walsall are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Gillingham. Away win
|Gillingham||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Walsall||4 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.