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Cefn Druids take on away side Newtown at The Rock in the Premier League tie on Friday.
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Cefn Druids will be hoping for a better result after the 5-1 Premier League loss in their previous game against Aberystwyth Town.
Fixtures featuring Cefn Druids have often been entertaining ones lately with high scoring being the norm. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 25 goals have been scored for both sides combined (at an average of 4.17 goals per game) with 4 of those being chalked up by The Ancients. Such a pattern won’t necessarily follow through into this game, of course.
Analysis of their past results shows that Cefn Druids:
- have not registered a win against Newtown in their previous 11 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 2 league matches.
Newtown come into this game after a 1-0 Premier League win vs Flint Town United in their last outing.
A succession of outstanding performances from the Newtown defensive unit has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their last 6 clashes combined. Over that same time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 17.
Their past results show that Newtown:
- have not lost to Cefn Druids in games played away from home for the previous 5 matches in the league. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on past results between these clubs stretching back to 12/01/2019 tells us that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for Cefn Druids. They’ve not managed to come away with any wins whatsoever while Newtown have been too good for them, getting wins in 67 per cent of those ties.
In all, 21 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them from The Ancients and 16 coming from The Robins. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.5.
Team News: Cefn Druids
Cefn Druids boss Huw Griffiths will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all ahead of this match owing to a fully healthy group to choose from.
Team News: Newtown
With a fully healthy group to choose from, Newtown manager Chris Hughes does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Newtown can be in control for long periods of time and should be able to convert a few of their chances.
Conversely, Cefn Druids won’t find it easy scoring goals although we reckon that they could well end up hitting back at some stage, too.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 1-3 margin for Newtown at the end of the match.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Rock (3,500)
Captain: Neil Ashton
Chairman: John Hughes
Manager: Huw Griffiths
Competitions: Premier League position 12