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Warrenpoint Town will take to the pitch with visiting team Dungannon Swifts at Q Radio Arena at Milltown in this Premiership match on Saturday.
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Warrenpoint Town won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 4-0 Premiership losing effort in their last game against Crusaders.
Adam Lecky (21') and Paul Heatley (71', 76', 81') scored for Crusaders.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that Warrenpoint Town have shown defensive steel. The reality is that The Point have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 10 goals during that time.
Heading into this contest, Warrenpoint Town haven't been beaten in the league by Dungannon Swifts in their previous 2 matches.
After a loss in their previous game against Cliftonville in Premiership competition, Dungannon Swifts and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Aaron Donnelly (28' Own goal), Chris Curran (49') and Ryan Curran (94') scored for Cliftonville.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 clashes involving Dungannon Swifts, a minimum of three goals have gone in. The average number of goals per game in that time is 4, with the number of goals averaged by Dungannon Swifts standing at 0.83. That pattern won’t necessarily follow through into this game, though.
Their prior results show that Dungannon Swifts:
- haven't beaten Warrenpoint Town when having played them away from home in the previous 4 matches in the league. Not the best of away records.
- have not won away from home in their last 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 15/02/2019 shows that Warrenpoint Town have won 3 of these & Dungannon Swifts 2, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 36 in all at an average of 6 goals per match.
The last league fixture between these sides was Premiership match day 2 on 24/10/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Dungannon Swifts 0-2 Warrenpoint Town.
The referee was Tim Marshall.
Team News: Warrenpoint Town
There’s just one fitness concern for the Warrenpoint Town gaffer Barry Gray to be concerned with due to a largely intact group. Adam Evans (Virus Infection) won’t play.
Team News: Dungannon Swifts
Due to a completely injury-free group ready to go, Dungannon Swifts boss Kris Lindsay doesn’t have any fitness worries to report before this clash.
We feel that Dungannon Swifts will surely be able to put one past this Warrenpoint Town team, although it isn’t expected to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We are anticipating both teams to score in a 2-1 advantage for Warrenpoint Town at the end of the match. Let’s wait and see how it plays out.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Q Radio Arena at Milltown (2,000)
Captain: Danny Wallace
Chairman: Connaire McGreevy
Manager: Barry Gray
Competitions: Premiership position 9
⭐ Star Player: Alan O'Sullivan
Mostly used in the Striker position, Alan O'Sullivan was born in Rep. Ireland. Having made his senior debut playing for Warrenpoint Town in the 2020 - 2021 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 4 league goals in the Premiership 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 9 appearances.