w/c 23rd March 2024

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w/c 23rd March 2024

Postby Garawa » Fri Mar 22, 2024 7:49 pm

Saturday 23rd
Match day - Morecambe v GILLS (EFL Sky Bet League 2)

Sunday 24th
Morecambe's opener was the 27th league and cup game out of 48 that the Gills conceded the opening goal, 11 of which came in the previous 15 games. The Gills scored first in 19. In the league, the Gills record when conceding first is Won 3 (all away from home, Drawn 4 and Lost 15.

Monday 25th
Tim Dieng's long range goal against Morecambe was only the Gills' 5th goal this season from outside of the box after goals by McKenzie (1), Mahoney (2) and J Clarke (1). The Gills have conceded 13 goals from outside of the area.

Tuesday 26th
The Gills were 1-1 at the break away at Morecambe and won the match, the first time in 11 games that they went on to win having been 1-1 at half time on the road since a win at Walsall in November 2016. It was also only the 3rd time in those 11 games that they added goals in the 2nd half.

Wednesday 27th
The Gills 3-2 win at Morecambe was the 40th match in their history winning by that scoreline away from home and the first since a win at Charlton in February 2021. Home and away, the Gills have won 110 games 3-2 and lost 113 (including 43 at Priestfield) by the reverse scoreline.

Thursday 28th
Their 3 goals at Morecambe was only the 3rd league game this season in which the Gills had managed to score more than 2 goals in the same game. It follows just 1 game in the last 2 seasons in which the Gills scored 3 or more making it 3 goals scored in 4 of their last 142 league games.

Friday 29th
Match day - GILLS v Crewe Alexandra (EFL Sky Bet League 2)
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