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Stockport County will take to the pitch with visiting team Halifax at Edgeley Park in this National League match on Sunday.
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Stockport County, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 2-0 National League triumph versus Halifax.
For Stockport County, the goalscorers were Paddy Madden (10') and Will Collar (54').
In their past 6 games, Dave Challinor's Stockport County have found the net a total of 5 times, with that being an average number of goals per match equal to 0.83.
For 5 of the prior 6 games involving Halifax, a relatively low number of goals have been struck between them and opposing sides. The overall average goals scored per game within that period works out to just 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by The Shaymen being 1.17. Previous results aside, time will tell whether that pattern might be sustained in this upcoming game or not.
Head to head
A glance at their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 18/01/1991 shows that Stockport County have won 4 of them & Halifax 1, with the number of drawn games being 1.
A combined total of 19 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 13 of them from The Hatters and 6 belonging to The Shaymen. That’s an average goals per game of 3.17.
The previous league fixture between these clubs was National League match day 7 on 18/09/2021 and the score finished Halifax 3-0 Stockport County.
The referee was Scott Simpson.
Team News: Stockport County
The Stockport County boss Dave Challinor will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all coming into this clash owing to a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Halifax
Owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from, the Halifax manager Pete Wild does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this clash.
We’re of the view that Halifax are dangerous enough to score against this Stockport County team, but that is unlikely to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re expecting a very close game with a 2-1 winning margin for Stockport County at the end of the 90 minutes. There looks to be little in this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Edgeley Park (10,841)
Captain: Liam Hogan
Chairman: Mark Stott
Manager: Dave Challinor
Competitions: National League position 2
🔑 Star Player: Paddy Madden
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Paddy Madden was born in Dublin, Rep. Ireland. Having made a first senior appearance for Bohemian FC in the 2008 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 21 league goals in the National League 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in 40 appearances.