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The Premier League game at Latham Park on Tuesday will see home side Newtown welcome opponents Cardiff Met.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Newtown v Cardiff Met can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Newtown fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 0-7 Premier League triumph vs Cefn Druids.
Newtown haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting in each and every one of their last 6 games.
They’ve hit an aggregate of 22 during that time while also conceding a total of 3.
Analysis of their past results shows that Newtown:
- are unbeaten in the league by Cardiff Met in their last 2 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 home league matches.
Cardiff Met go into this clash following on from a 5-1 Premier League win vs Aberystwyth Town in their last game.
Proving their penchant for fruitful encounters, goals have been seen as many as 24 times in the prior 6 matches in which Cardiff Met have taken to the field, giving an average of 4 goals for each fixture. Opposition teams have managed 6 from this total. Historical results aside, it remains to be seen whether such a trend shall be maintained here in this match.
Leading up to this clash, Cardiff Met:
- have not registered a win against Newtown when having played them away from home in the previous 4 league matches. Not good at all.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head to head clashes going back to 22/09/2018 tells us that Newtown have won 3 of them & Cardiff Met 2, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
A total of 17 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 for The Robins and 7 netted by The Archers. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.
Team News: Newtown
Newtown manager Chris Hughes will be grateful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a fully injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Cardiff Met
With a fully healthy squad to pick from, Cardiff Met manager Christian Edwards has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
We envisage that Cardiff Met have it in them to score against this Newtown team, although that might not quite prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We reckon that it will be a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for Newtown when all is said and done. It’s a very tough call.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Latham Park (3,000)
Captain: Craig Williams
Chairman: Howard Ellis
Manager: Chris Hughes
Competitions: Premier League position 7