w/c 13th April 2024

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w/c 13th April 2024

Postby Garawa » Fri Apr 12, 2024 7:36 pm

Saturday 13th
Match day - GILLS v Barrow AFC (EFL Sky Bet League 2)

Sunday 14th
Against Barrow, the Gills scored at least 3 at home in a league game for only the 2nd time in 73 home league matches following back to back home games scoring 3. Away from home, the Gills have 3 or more in 2 of their last 8 games on the road and 3 in their last 32.

Monday 15th
The Gills 3-0 win over Barrow was their first win by 3 or more goals home or away in a league or cup game since a 3-0 away win at Lincoln in March 2021. Between those wins of 3 or more goals, the Gills have won 51 games by 1 or 2 goals and have lost by 3 or more on 14 occasions.

Tuesday 16th
The win over Barrow extended the Gills unbeaten home run in the league to 10 games and followed back to back 0-2 home defeats. The last time the Gills went 10 unbeaten at home in the league was back in October 2015, part-way through a home run of 14 without defeat.

Wednesday 17th
Before Barrow, Oli Hawkins had featured off the bench 3 times this season for a total of 67 minutes and the Gills had not scored a goal when he had come on. He played 68 minutes (including first half additional time) after coming on against Barrow and 3 goals were scored.

Thursday 18th
The Gills 3 goals against Barrow mean that they are no longer the division's lowest scorers as they have been most of the season. The Gills have been the lowest scorers for the previous 2 seasons. Their 43 goals is 2 more than new-lowest-scorers Forest Green who failed to score in 6 of the last 7 games.

Friday 19th
The Gills have seen red twice this season and their opponents have had 6 sendings off - all have been at Priestfield. In September and October, the visitors received 4 red cards in just 5 home games. Barrow's red was the 2nd in the 19 home games since those earlier 4.
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