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Newtown meet away side Connah's Quay Nomads at Latham Park in this Premier League tie on Friday.
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Newtown will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 0-3 Premier League loss in their previous game against Haverfordwest County.
Fixtures involving Newtown have tended to be engaging ones lately with high scoring the rule rather than the exception. Over their past 6 clashes alone, the sum of 20 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 11 of these being chalked up by The Robins. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen if that trend will be maintained here in this match.
Heading into this contest, Newtown are winless against Connah's Quay Nomads in their previous 9 league games.
Connah's Quay Nomads
Connah's Quay Nomads will go into the game after a 2-0 Premier League win with the eclipse of Haverfordwest County in their most recent fixture.
A series of very capable showings from the Connah's Quay Nomads defenders has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 3 from their past 6 outings combined. In that time, their own attack force has managed to score 11.
Leading up to this clash, Connah's Quay Nomads:
- haven't been beaten by Newtown in away games against them for the last 4 league matches. A very good run of results for them.
- are undefeated in their previous 6 away league matches.
Head to head
An inspection of their past head to head meetings stretching back to 21/11/2018 reveals that these fixtures have not been fruitful for Newtown. They’ve not been able to come away with any victories whatsoever whereas Connah's Quay Nomads have just been too good for them, winning in 67 per cent of those match-ups.
An aggregate of 16 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them from The Robins and 11 created by The Nomads. That is an average goals per game value of 2.67.
Team News: Newtown
Newtown manager Chris Hughes will be happy not to have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Connah's Quay Nomads
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available to select from, Connah's Quay Nomads manager Andy Morrison has zero fitness concerns at all before this match.
In this game, Connah's Quay Nomads will probably create a decent amount of chances and shots on target.
At the other end, Newtown could well struggle to find success in front of goal but we think it’s quite likely that they will be managing to get on the scoresheet.
We’re therefore anticipating a 1-3 victory for Connah's Quay Nomads when all’s said and done.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Latham Park (3,000)
Captain: Craig Williams
Chairman: Howard Ellis
Manager: Chris Hughes
Competitions: Premier League position 8