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The New Saints are going up against guests Barry Town United at Park Hall Stadium in this Premier League clash on Saturday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for The New Saints v Barry Town United are shown on this page - plus the latest match odds.
The New Saints
The New Saints, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 0-3 Premier League success against Pen-y-Bont FC.
Their latest results reveal that there has been much resilience in the The New Saints defence. The Saints have given the opposition little, seeing the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their last six outings standing at 4. That sort of trend isn’t assured to be carried forward here, though.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that The New Saints:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Barry Town United in their previous 5 matches.
- are without a home win in the past 2 league games.
Barry Town United
Following on from suffering a loss in their previous game against Connah's Quay Nomads in Premier League competition, Barry Town United will be hoping to turn things around here.
The stats tell the story, and Barry Town United have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 13 goals in all. In defence, The Dragons have some weaknesses to address.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Barry Town United:
- are winless against The New Saints in games played away from home for the previous 2 league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 28/09/2019 shows that The New Saints have won 4 of these and Barry Town United 1, with the number of draws standing at 1.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per meeting.
Team News: The New Saints
The New Saints manager Scott Ruscoe will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Barry Town United
Due to a fully healthy squad to choose from, Barry Town United boss Gavin Chestefield has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash.
It looks to us like Barry Town United could really find it hard to put one past a The New Saints outfit who appear set to control this match, should everything go as we’re expecting.
We can see a very comfortable 3-0 winning margin for The New Saints at the end of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
The New Saints
Stadium: Park Hall Stadium (3,000)
Captain: Paul Harrison
Chairman: Ian Williams
Manager: Scott Ruscoe
Competitions: Premier League position 2