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Altrincham face off with away team Ebbsfleet United at The J. Davidson Stadium in this National League fixture on Saturday.
All Altrincham v Ebbsfleet United game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
Altrincham enter this game following on from a 2-2 National League tied result against Hartlepool United.
For Altrincham, goals were scored by Isaac Marriott (23') and Lewis Baines (45'). Oliver Finney (15') and Joe Grey (76') scored for Hartlepool United.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that Altrincham have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Altrincham have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 10 goals on the way.
Analysis of their past results shows that Altrincham:
- haven't lost in the league to Ebbsfleet United in their previous 2 games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
Previously, Ebbsfleet United drew 1-1 in the National League tie with Woking.
The only name on the scoresheet from Ebbsfleet United was Ousseynou Cissé (59'). James Kellermann (43') was the scorer for Woking.
The numbers tell their own story, and Ebbsfleet United have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 11 goals in total. Defensively, Ebbsfleet United have seen their frailties exposed. We will see if that trend will be continued on into this next match.
Looking at their past form shows that Ebbsfleet United:
- are winless against Altrincham in away games against them for the last 2 matches in the league.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 4 league games.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 20/10/2007 shows us that Altrincham have won 2 of these games & Ebbsfleet United 3, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
14 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 of them for Robins and 8 coming from The Fleet. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.33.
Team News: Altrincham
The Altrincham boss Phil Parkinson does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash with a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Ebbsfleet United
From a largely healthy squad, there’s only the one fitness problem for the Ebbsfleet United gaffer Dennis Kutrieb to be concerned about. Jack Wakely (Ligament Injury) won’t be playing here.
Our assessment is that Ebbsfleet United and Altrincham may both struggle to make a breakthrough here.
We’ll have to see, but a draw might be on the cards. We therefore see a hard-fought 0-0 score at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The J. Davidson Stadium (7,873)
Captain: James Jones
Chairman: Bill Waterson & Lawrence Looney
Manager: Phil Parkinson
Competitions: National League position 12
⭐ Star Man: Chris Conn-Clarke
Generally playing in the Right Wing position, Chris Conn-Clarke was born in N. Ireland. Having made a first senior appearance for Altrincham in the 2022 - 2023 season, the skilful Forward has managed 3 league goals in this National League 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in 9 appearances.