Salford City vs Northampton Town – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: League Two
Salford
Full Time
2:1
Northampton
Highlights and Stats


Salford City will face Northampton Town for a showdown of the 26th round of League Two. The game will take place on 07/01 as The Peninsula Stadium will welcome the opponents. Salford City presently occupy the 11th position in the standings, with a total of 35 points. Their rivals sit on the 3rd spot, having collected 46 points thus far.

Salford City vs Northampton Town Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/10/08Last 5 Games
Salford
win
  • ?
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
Northampton
loss
  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome

Worth Mentioning

The outcome of the most recent encounter was an away win for Salford City, with the final score being 1:0. The match went down on the 8th of October 2022. In the last 5 meetings, being the host has been of almost no significance, with outcomes showing 2 home victories and 2 away triumphs. Just 1 out of the last 5 clashes resulted in a draw. Of their last five games, two resulted in over 2.5 goals and two had both teams scoring. Within these battles on the pitch, Salford City limited their rivals from scoring in one and Northampton Town achieved that feat two times. The preceding five encounters ended with as many as 11 goals.

Salford City vs Northampton Town Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 5 games

SalfordNorthampton
  • Goals

    0.80
    1.40
  • Fouls

    13.00
    12.40
  • Corners

    5.40
    4.80
  • Offsides

    2.40
    0.80
  • Cards

    1.60
    2.20
  • Posession

    52%
    48%

Salford City Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Daway

Salford City’s last game ended in a loss when visiting versus Bradford City with the score after the final whistle being 3:2. In Salford City’s last 10 encounters, being the host or playing away was not really a factor that affected the outcome. The squads playing on home ground recorded 4 triumphs and the guests recorded 4. Only 2 of the outfit’s most recent 10 matches finished in a draw. Three of Salford City’s last five meetings featured over 2.5 goals, with both sides hitting the targets in three of them. During these the club was successful in maintaining two clean sheets, and they scored at least a single goal in all. Based on statistics, their most recent 5 outings ended with an average of 3.20 goals.
  • Goals
    1.30
  • Fouls
    10.11
  • Corners
    3.22
  • Offsides
    1.33
  • Cards
    1.89
  • Posession
    51%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
League Two2023/01/01Bradford CitySalford City32 L
League Two2022/12/29Grimsby TownSalford City14 W
League Two2022/12/26Salford CityBarrow11 D
FL Trophy2022/12/20Salford CityPort Vale10 W
League Two2022/12/03GillinghamSalford City03 W
FL Trophy2022/11/22Salford CityBradford City10 W
League Two2022/11/19Salford CityCarlisle United14 L
FA Cup2022/11/16Salford CityPeterborough United03 L
League Two2022/11/08RochdaleSalford City10 L
FA Cup2022/11/05Peterborough UnitedSalford City00 D

Northampton Town Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway

Northampton Town previously faced Leyton Orient on Monday and the final score was a slender 1:0 win at home. Playing at home turned out to be of little help across the ten previous Northampton Town games as the hosting party recorded 3 victories and the travelling sides registered 3 triumphs. When we take a look at the last five clashes, we see that two ended with more than 2.5 goals, with three having the two involved squads scoring. Northampton Town managed to keep two clean sheets and were unable to score in just one. The team’s last five outings produced a relatively low amount of goals with 1.8.
  • Goals
    1.40
  • Fouls
    11.22
  • Corners
    6.56
  • Offsides
    1.56
  • Cards
    2.22
  • Posession
    52%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
League Two2023/01/02Northampton TownLeyton Orient10 W
League Two2022/12/29Northampton TownSwindon Town12 L
League Two2022/12/26Mansfield TownNorthampton Town11 D
League Two2022/12/20Northampton TownCarlisle United21 W
League Two2022/12/03Northampton TownTranmere Rovers00 D
League Two2022/11/19Bradford CityNorthampton Town13 W
League Two2022/11/12GillinghamNorthampton Town02 W
FA Cup2022/11/05ChesterfieldNorthampton Town10 L
League Two2022/10/29Northampton TownNewport County11 D
League Two2022/10/22StevenageNorthampton Town23 W

Formations and Lineups

Salford

Formation:4-3-3
  • G12Alex Cairns
  • D4Jason Lowe
  • D42Theo Vassell
  • D26Ryan Leak
  • D3Ibou Touray
  • M16Ethan Galbraith
  • M6Elliot Watt
  • M7Ryan Watson
  • F10Odin Bailey
  • F17Matt Smith
  • F18Conor McAleny
12 Alex Cairns 4 Jason Lowe 42 Theo Vassell 26 Ryan Leak 3 Ibou Touray 16 Ethan Galbraith 6 Elliot Watt 7 Ryan Watson 10 Odin Bailey 17 Matt Smith 18 Conor McAleny

Northampton

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G1Lee Burge
  • D3Aaron McGowan
  • D6Sam Sherring
  • D5Jon Guthrie
  • D22Akinwale Odimayo
  • M8Ben Fox
  • M12Marc Leonard
  • M21Josh Eppiah
  • M11Mitchell Pinnock
  • M7Sam Hoskins
  • F19Kieron Bowie
1 Lee Burge 3 Aaron McGowan 6 Sam Sherring 5 Jon Guthrie 22 Akinwale Odimayo 8 Ben Fox 12 Marc Leonard 21 Josh Eppiah 11 Mitchell Pinnock 7 Sam Hoskins 19 Kieron Bowie

Match Details

SalfordvsNorthampton
  • 88`
    (in) J. Sowerby(out) A. Odimayo
  • 79`
    (in) L. Appere(out) K. Bowie
  • 75`
    (in) L. Tolaj(out) C. McAleny
  • 72`
    (in) D. Hylton(out) J. O. Eppiah
  • 66`
    (in) L. Bolton(out) O. Bailey
  • 60`
    M. Pinnock
  • 56`
    E. Galbraith
  • 46`
    (in) J. Maxted(out) L. Burge
  • 33`
    C. McAlenyR. Watson
    2 - 1
  • 22`
    1 - 1
    S. Hoskins
  • 9`
    E. Galbraith
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

SalfordvsNorthampton
  • 7Ryan Watson
    7.5 / 10
  • 26Ryan Leak
    7.2 / 10
  • 18Conor McAleny
    7.2 / 10
  • 42Theo Vassell
    7 / 10
  • 6Elliot Watt
    7 / 10
  • 4Jason Lowe
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Ibou Touray
    6.7 / 10
  • 10Odin Bailey
    6.6 / 10
  • 17Matt Smith
    6.6 / 10
  • 24Luke Bolton
    6.6 / 10
  • 16Ethan Galbraith
    6.5 / 10
  • 19Lorent Tolaj
    6.5 / 10
  • 12Alex Cairns
    6.2 / 10
  • 12Marc Leonard
    8.3 / 10
  • 6Sam Sherring
    7.5 / 10
  • 5Jon Guthrie
    6.9 / 10
  • 7Sam Hoskins
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Ben Fox
    6.7 / 10
  • 11Mitchell Pinnock
    6.6 / 10
  • 21Josh Eppiah
    6.5 / 10
  • 4Jack Sowerby
    6.5 / 10
  • 1Lee Burge
    6.3 / 10
  • 19Kieron Bowie
    6.3 / 10
  • 23Jonathan Maxted
    6.3 / 10
  • 10Danny Hylton
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Louis Appéré
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Aaron McGowan
    6.2 / 10
  • 22Akinwale Odimayo
    6.2 / 10

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