William Hill Online Help Centre Close Detach
  • Change view:

William Hill Online Sports Betting - Live Football, Horse Racing, Greyhounds, Sports & Games

Callum Jones 17th Mar 2016 - 10:58

League One Opta Facts 19 Mar

Bury v Shrewsbury Town

  • Bury are unbeaten in six league games against Shrewsbury at Gigg Lane (W4 D2).
  • Shrewsbury have failed to score in six of their last nine games against the Shakers in all competitions.
  • Bury have failed to score in four of their last five league games, though in the game which they did score, they did so three times (3-1 vs. Peterborough).
  • Shrewsbury haven't lost any of their previous five away games in the league (W3 D2).
  • Andrew Tutte has scored four of Bury's last seven goals in the league.
  • Shrewsbury have scored exactly two goals in three of their last four league fixtures (W3 D1).

Coventry City v Swindon Town

  • Coventry have failed to beat Swindon in any of their last 10 league meetings (D4 L6).
  • The Robins have won their last three away to Coventry after winning just four of their first 23 away games against the Sky Blues in all competitions.
  • Tony Mowbray's side have only won one of their last five games in the league (L4).
  • Swindon have found the net 13 times across their previous five league fixtures, at an average of 2.6 goals per game.
  • Nicky Ajose has scored seven goals in his last five league games for Swindon.

Crewe Alexandra v Blackpool

  • Crewe have lost their last four games against Blackpool after winning the seven previous to that in all competitions.
  • Blackpool haven't kept a clean sheet in any of their last 12 away visits to Crewe in all competitions, conceding 25 goals.
  • The Railwaymen have not won any of their previous seven league games (D4 L3).
  • Crewe (15) have conceded more goals in the opening 15 minutes of games this season than any other League One side.

Doncaster Rovers v Peterborough United

  • Doncaster have failed to keep a clean sheet at home to Peterborough in their last 14 clashes, last keeping one in September 1968.
  • Posh have kept three consecutive clean sheets against Donny, winning two and drawing one of those games.
  • The Dons have conceded in each of their last nine games, while a tenth would equal their longest run of consecutive games conceded in this season (10).
  • Marcus Maddison has scored four of Peterborough's last six league goals.
  • Doncaster have only won one game in 2016, while that win came back on January 2nd (D3 L8 since).

Fleetwood Town v Barnsley

  • Fleetwood are unbeaten in three league games against the Tykes (W2 D1).
  • These two sides met in the Football League Trophy Area Final last month, with Barnsley triumphing 4-2 on penalties after a 2-2 aggregate stalemate.
  • The Tykes have had a league-high goal contribution of 13 goals from their defenders this season (23% of their total GF).
  • Barnsley's top scorer - Sam Winnall (17) - has been directly involved in just one goal through his previous six league games.
  • The Tykes have won six of their last eight league games on the road (D1 L1) after winning just one of their previous eight.

Millwall v Sheffield United

  • Millwall have lost all of their last three home meetings against the Blades, this run coming after a string of eight consecutive victories.
  • Sheffield United have never lost away to Millwall in the third tier, winning three of four meetings between 1980 and 1983.
  • Lee Gregory and Steve Morison have both been on the scoresheet in three of Millwall's last five league games.
  • Sheffield United have scored five goals across their last two league games; as many as they had scored in their previous nine beforehand.
  • Billy Sharp has scored just twice in the Blades' last seven league games - he scored in every one of his team's last seven games before entering this period.

Oldham Athletic v Rochdale

  • Oldham have won five of their last eight games against Rochdale at Boundary Park, drawing two (L1).
  • Dale have failed to score in any of their last three games against the Latics, losing two and drawing the other 0-0.
  • John Sheridan's Oldham side have lost just one of their last nine league games, winning four (D4).
  • Rochdale have kept clean sheets in four of their last five league games (W4 L1).
  • Six of Rochdale's last 11 league goals have come inside the first 20 minutes of games.

Port Vale v Burton Albion

  • Port Vale have a 100% percent record at Vale Park against the Brewers, winning all four previous encounters.
  • Burton lost 7-1 to Port Vale on their last trip to Vale Park, one of only two occasions they've conceded seven in a Football League match.
  • Rob Page's side have only lost one of their previous eight league games (W4 D3).
  • Burton have kept more clean sheets than any other side in League One this season (17).
  • Only Saturday's opponents - Port Vale (1) - have lost fewer home games than Burton this season (2).

Scunthorpe United v Chesterfield

  • Scunthorpe are unbeaten in 10 home meetings with the Spireites in all competitions (W5 D5).
  • Chesterfield have won only one of their last 11 league games against the Iron (D4 L6), failing to keep a clean sheet in any of those games.
  • Scunthorpe have kept clean sheets in four of their last five home games in the league.
  • A win for Chesterfield would equal their previous best winning streak away from home this season (3).
  • Just one of Scunthorpe's last seven goals in the league have been scored in the first half of games.

Southend United v Gillingham

  • Southend have won all of their last three home games against Gillingham without conceding a goal (3-0, 1-0 and 1-0).
  • The Gills have only won four of the last 16 league meetings between these two (D5 L7).
  • Southend have conceded almost half of their 44 goals this season from set pieces (45.5%).
  • Gillingham (31) have scored more first half goals than any other team in the league this season.
  • Phil Brown's side have scored 90th minute goals in four of their last five league games.

Walsall v Colchester United

  • Walsall have only won one of their last six league games against Colchester (D3 L2).
  • Colchester are looking to keep their third consecutive clean sheet away at Walsall in the league for the first time ever (they've made the trip north on 32 occasions in total).
  • Walsall haven't won any of their previous six home games in the league (D2 L4).
  • The U's have only kept three clean sheets in the league this season - the lowest of any side.
  • The Saddlers haven't scored more than one goal in a home game in 2016 (just 3 goals in 6 games overall).

Wigan Athletic v Bradford City

  • The Latics have won seven of their last 10 home games against Bradford in the league (L3), although the most recent of those came in 2003; over a decade ago.
  • Bradford haven't beaten Wigan in any competition since 1993 - they've met four times since then (D3 L1).
  • A win for the Bantams would equal their previous best winning streak of the season (3).
  • Will Grigg has scored eight goals in his last eight games for Wigan.
  • As well as being the defender with the most assists in the league, Tony McMahon (11) also leads the competition outright for the most assists registered by one player.




View AllPlay Games


View AllCallum Jones