Swindon vs Northampton England – League Two Date: Saturday, 1 January 2022 Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET Venue: County Ground (Swindon).
Northampton is in the zone for League One promotion while Swindon is in the zone for League Two Play Offs. Momentum is really building up for Northampton Town as they have now gone 5 games without losing with 4 back to back wins. The visitors en-route to County Ground this weekend hoping for a change after drawing the previous league schedule.
Swindon vs Northampton Head-to-head
Both teams won twice on the previous 5 h2h games while one match ended in a draw.
Those meetings witnessed 10 goals in total, averaging out to 2 goals per game.
Their latest meeting was on September which ended in a 1-1 tie.
On February, Swindon against this foe by 2-1 in England League One.
Swindon vs Northampton Prediction
The Cobblers is in the zone for Play Offs at the 2nd position on the table with 40 points. Of the 21 matches played, they won on 12 games while drawing on 4 and losing on 5 other occasions. Their total goals to conceding ratio stands at 29:17 which shows that the attacking front needs to be improved.
Northampton Town have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 6 goals in total while they bagged up a sum of 9. They are unbeaten in the last 5 games having won 4 straight matches in a row with the latest being against Harrogate by 2-1.
The Robins is at the 7th spot, which is the last Play Off spot on the table with 34 points. They won 9 times in the league while drawing on 7 and losing on 5 other occasions. They have scored 29 in total while conceding a sum of 24 from the 21 games played so far.
Swindon Town have seen their defense breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 10 goals in the process. After suffering 2 defeats against Leyton Orient and Barrow, they drew the last league fixture against Stevenage by no goals to spare.
Previous matches between the two has averaged 2.33 goals while BTTS has happened 78% of the time. Northampton Town has enjoyed playing away from home recently, with the side currently unbeaten in 3 games.
We anticipate an away win this weekend as Swindon has won only twice at home while the visitors are excellent at away schedules winning 7 out of 10 away games with the back of 4 consecutive league wins.