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The National League game at The Hive Stadium on Saturday sees home side Barnet up against opponents in Gateshead.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Barnet v Gateshead, scroll down - plus the latest match odds.
Barnet will be wanting a better result here after a 4-2 National League losing effort in their last game against Chesterfield.
For Barnet, goals were scored by Nicke Kabamba (92') and Gary Hooper (93'). Armando Dobra (50'), Will Grigg (60'), Michael Jacobs (76') and Joe Quigley (86') scored for Chesterfield.
Barnet haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They’ve totted up the amount of 13 during that time while also conceding a total of 10. We will just have to see if that trend can be continued on in this game.
Taking a look at their past results, Barnet:
- haven't lost in the league to Gateshead in their previous 2 games.
- have not registered a win against Gateshead in their last 4 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 9 league matches at home. A run that they'll hope to extend here.
Gateshead head into the match following on from a 6-0 National League win versus Dorking Wanderers in their most recent fixture.
For Gateshead, the goals were scored by Billy Chadwick (20', 33', 70'), Stephen Wearne (27'), Greg Olley (50') and Regan Booty (88').
Proving their involvement in high-scoring matches, the back of the net has been hit 23 times in the last six matches in which Gateshead have taken to the pitch, making it a mean average of 3.83 goals per meeting. Opposition teams have hit 12 of those goals.
Heading into this fixture, Gateshead haven't been defeated by Barnet when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings going back to 18/10/2014, neither club has come out on top overall with Barnet winning 2 of those games, Gateshead 2 and 2 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
A combined sum of 16 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 9 of them from The Bees and 7 belonging to The Tynesiders. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
The previous league clash between these sides was National League match day 27 on 07/01/2023 when it finished Barnet 1-1 Gateshead.
The match was refereed by Jacob Miles.
Team News: Barnet
The Barnet manager Dean Brennan will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all before this clash with a completely injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Gateshead
Owing to a fully injury-free group to pick from, the Gateshead boss Rob Elliot has no fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
We believe that Barnet will, in all likelihood, be able to create a good number of chances & successful shots on target.
Conversely, Gateshead won’t find it easy to score themselves but we do think that it’s more than likely that they will be scoring.
We can therefore see a fairly comfortable 3-1 victory for Barnet at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Hive Stadium (6,500)
Captain: Dale Gorman
Chairman: Tony Kleanthous
Manager: Dean Brennan
Competitions: National League position 2
🔑 Key Man: Callum Stead
Customarily played in the Striker position, Callum Stead was born in London, England. After having played his first senior match for Barnet in the 2023 - 2024 season, the goalscoring Forward has struck 5 league goals in the National League 2023 - 2024 campaign so far from a total of 11 appearances.