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Barrow are going up against away team Crawley Town at The SO Legal Stadium in this League Two meeting on Saturday.
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Barrow will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-2 League Two success versus Bradford City.
For Barrow, the goals were scored by Dominic Telford (1') and George Ray (77'). Tyler Smith (33') scored for Bradford City.
Their more recent scorelines show that not much more can be done by the Barrow backline. Barrow have been miserly, seeing the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their past 6 outings standing at 2. Historical results aside, we must now wait to see if such a trend shall persist in this upcoming match.
Ahead of this meeting, Barrow are undefeated in their previous 7 home league matches.
Crawley Town come into this match following a 3-1 League Two win versus Accrington Stanley in their most recent fixture.
For Crawley Town, the goalscorers were Danilo Orsi (8', 76') and Will Wright (48'). Jack Nolan (2') was the scorer for Accrington Stanley.
Illustrating their appetite for fruitful matches, the back of the net has been hit 20 times in the previous 6 games in which Crawley Town have played, making it a mean average of 3.33 goals for each clash. Opposing teams have got 10 from this total.
Going into this contest, Crawley Town are without a win away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 12/12/2020 shows us that Barrow have won 2 of them & Crawley Town 4, with the tally of drawn games standing at 0.
A combined sum of 18 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 9 for The Bluebirds and 9 created by The Red Devils. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.
The previous league match between these sides was League Two match day 41 on 10/04/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Barrow 4-0 Crawley Town.
The referee was Adam Herczeg.
Team News: Barrow
The Barrow boss Pete Wild doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Crawley Town
Owing to a fully injury-free squad available for selection, the Crawley Town boss Scott Lindsay does not have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.
We feel that Crawley Town must be fancied to find the net against this Barrow team, although that probably shouldn’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We’re tipping both teams to score in a 2-1 winning score for Barrow when all is said and done. There looks to be little in this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The SO Legal Stadium (5,400)
Captain: Niall Canavan
Chairman: Paul Hornby
Manager: Pete Wild
Competitions: League Two position 6, EFL Trophy (Group A - North)
🔑 Star Man: Dean Campbell
Normally used in the Centre Midfield position, Dean Campbell was born in Scotland. After making a first senior appearance for Aberdeen in the 2016 - 2017 season, the accomplished Midfielder has accumulated 2 league goals in this League Two 2023 - 2024 season so far from a total of 17 appearances.