The match of 17th round between South Shields и Buxton will take place at Mariners Park on 23 October 2021, Saturday.
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (22 February 2020) and ended with the draw with a score 1-1.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 7 points. In addition, the both teams are in the TOP position in the standings.
South Shields is in the TOP-4 with 36 points. This is the 16th of 42 team game in the tournament.
South Shields has the same number of points with the nearest team on top and can score 78. In addition, the distance from the first place is zero points (78 points are possible). The nearest pursuer is 7 points lower and has the opportunity to score 87 points additionally. The goal difference is 29:12. In addition, the South Shields offensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
Buxton is in the TOP-4 with 29 points. This is the 13th of 42 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 7 points (Buxton can score 87 points). In addition, the distance from the first place is 7 points (87 points are possible). The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Buxton and can score 81 points. The goal difference is 28:11. The Buxton defensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
South Shields Stats
The team scored 23 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 18-7. The average number of goals is 1.8.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Paul Anderson (6), (5), Darius Osei (5), Rob Briggs (2), Dillon Morse (1), Wiliam Mccamley (1), Alex Kempster (1).
Buxton has not lost in any of the last 5 matches, with 3 wins and 2 draws.
The team scored 18 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 4 wins, 6 draws и zero losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 21-12. The average number of goals is 2.1.
The team has participated in 4 matches over the past two weeks. This can cause team fatigue and require the rotation of the main players.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: (22), Diego De Girolamo (5), Jamie Ward (5), Warren Clarke (3), Paul Anderson (2), Ashley Chambers (1), James Hurst (1).