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History of the Milton Keynes Dons v Gillingham fixture

Milton Keynes are ready to welcome Gillingham to Stadium:MK on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 5 of the 10 previous games, with the The Dons winning just 4.

The previous match played between the two at Stadium:MK was more than three years back, in April 2006, with Gillingham inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Dons in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Tue 08 JanGillingham1 - 1Milton KeynesASSM
2005/2006Sat 01 AprMilton Keynes1-2GillinghamLGE1
2005/2006Sat 31 DecGillingham3 - 0Milton KeynesLGE1
2003/2004Sat 24 AprWimbledon1 - 2GillinghamCHMP
2003/2004Sat 15 NovGillingham1 - 2WimbledonCHMP
2002/2003Tue 11 MarGillingham3 - 3WimbledonCHMP
2002/2003Sat 10 AugWimbledon0 - 1GillinghamCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Milton Keynes Dons are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Dons in those games, with 6 conceded.

The away form of Gillingham is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the The Gills have hit 5 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Milton Keynes are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 23 points from 12 games. Gillingham's 14 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

With the The Dons being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Milton Keynes 9 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 12 .
Gillingham Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.