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Halifax will do battle with guests Boreham Wood at The Shay Stadium in this National League tie on Saturday.
Our tips, poll and stats for Halifax v Boreham Wood can all be found here - plus the latest betting odds.
Halifax are hoping to win again following the 0-3 National League success versus Yeovil Town.
For Halifax, the scorers were Luke Summerfield (14'), Kieran Green (84') and Jake Hyde (90').
In their prior six fixtures, Pete Wild's Halifax have managed to score a combined total of 11 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.83.
Coming into this fixture, Halifax are winless against Boreham Wood in their last 4 league matches.
Boreham Wood will come into the game following a 5-1 National League win to defeat King's Lynn Town in their most recent fixture.
For Boreham Wood, the scorers were Gus Mafuta (6'), Kabongo Tshimanga (51', 58', 73') and Kane Smith (67').
Luke Garrard's Boreham Wood have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 8 times in the course of their latest six matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during that same period adds up to 6.
Leading up to this clash, Boreham Wood:
- remain undefeated by Halifax when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
- are without a win away from home in their last 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head meetings going back to 07/04/2018 tells us that Halifax have won 1 of these games and Boreham Wood 3, with the tally of drawn matches being 2.
A sum of 13 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 5 from The Shaymen and 8 being from The Wood. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The previous league fixture featuring these sides was National League match day 3 on 10/10/2020 which ended up with the score at Boreham Wood 0-0 Halifax.
The match was refereed by Ryan Atkin.
Team News: Halifax
Halifax boss Pete Wild has zero fitness worries at all ahead of this clash with a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Boreham Wood
With a fully healthy group available for selection, Boreham Wood boss Luke Garrard has no fitness concerns to report before this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Boreham Wood will do well to find the net against this Halifax side who we think might well end up scoring and possibly keep a clean sheet as well.
We’re therefore predicting a 1-0 win for Halifax at the end of the match.
We’re expecting it to be that close.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Shay Stadium (10,401)
Captain: Nathan Clarke
Chairman: David Bosomworth
Manager: Pete Wild
Competitions: National League position 5
🔑 Star Player: Jeff King
Mostly playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Jeff King was born in Liverpool, England. Having made his senior debut playing for Bolton Wanderers in the 2017 - 2018 season, the gifted Midfielder has contributed 6 league goals in this National League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far coming from a total of 30 appearances.