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Notts County come up against visiting rivals Bradford City at Meadow Lane Stadium in the League Two meeting on Saturday.
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Notts County will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 1-0 League Two defeat last time out to Crewe Alexandra.
Courtney Baker-Richardson (98') was the scorer for Crewe Alexandra.
It has not been often in recent games that Notts County have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Notts County have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 10 goals during that time. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen whether the trend will be replicated here in this match.
Coming into this clash, Notts County have not registered a win against Bradford City in their last 2 matches in the league.
Since a loss in their previous game against Barrow in League Two competition, Bradford City will be hoping to turn things around here.
The only scorer from Bradford City was Tyler Smith (33'). Dominic Telford (1') and George Ray (77') scored for Barrow.
In their previous 6 outings, Bradford City have bagged the sum of 8 goals. Bradford City have also not failed to score on each one of those occasions. During that period, they’ve seen 9 goals go into their own net.
Analysis of their past results shows that Bradford City:
- have left without a victory over Notts County in away games against them for the last 4 league matches. Not the best of away records.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head meetings stretching back to 23/03/2010 shows us that Notts County have won 1 of them & Bradford City 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 3.
In all, 9 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 5 of them from The Magpies and 4 belonging to The Bantams. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.5.
The previous league game featuring these sides was League One match day 36 on 14/03/2015 which ended up with the score at Notts County 1-1 Bradford City.
That time, Notts County had 40% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 4 on target. The scorer was Mike Edwards (75').
At the other end, Bradford City got 16 shots on goal with 9 on target. Jon Stead (45') scored.
The match was refereed by Mark Brown.
Team News: Notts County
The Notts County boss Luke Williams has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match thanks to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Bradford City
Due to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, the Bradford City boss Graham Alexander has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game.
We feel that Bradford City will really need to work well to break down this Notts County outfit who should end up scoring and staying ahead.
We therefore see a narrow 1-0 win for Notts County at the end of the 90.
Looking forward to watching this one unfold.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Meadow Lane Stadium (19,841)
Captain: Kyle Cameron
Chairman: Christoffer Reedtz
Manager: Luke Williams
Competitions: League Two position 5, EFL Trophy (Group G - North)
🔑 Star Man: David McGoldrick
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, David McGoldrick was born in Nottingham, England. After having played his first senior match for Notts County in the 2003 - 2004 season, the goalscoring Forward has hit 6 league goals in the League Two 2023 - 2024 campaign to date in 15 appearances.