FootyMAD's Canvey Island match preview

Last updated : 28 January 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Crawley Town v Canvey Island fixture

Crawley Town prepare to entertain Canvey Island at Broadfield Stadium on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Tue 21 SepCanvey Island2 - 2Crawley TownCONF

Recent respective form guides

Crawley Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 7 conceded.

In complete contrast to Crawley Town, Canvey Island are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Gulls have hit 4 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Crawley Town's total of 42 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide Conference. Canvey Island find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 31 points from their 26 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Crawley Town63218611
Canvey Island632113911

FootyMad's prediction ...

Crawley Town may be coming up against a decent side in Canvey Island, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Reds. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Crawley Town Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Canvey Island 8 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.