Game statistics and preview for League Two: Colchester United - Newport County at JobServe Community Stadium

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Competition: England League Two
Competition: Fri 26.November
Match begins: 19:45 (UTC)
Venue: JobServe Community Stadium (10105 seats)

League Two: Colchester United are 7 points after Newport County, but are driven to go full force. Get ready!

Insights:
  • Colchester United have the fewest scored goals in the second half (5) in League Two
  • Newport County have the most matches over the total-line (12) in League Two

It's no vacation for neither Colchester nor Newport County as both were in action only a few days ago. Expect some tired legs on the pitch and/or possibly some changes to the lineups.

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Colchester United form and stats

3-2-4 (win-draw-lost) are the League Two numbers at home for Colchester United so far this season. Colchester has recorded two wins in a row here at JobServe Community Stadium, increasing their hopes of victory in this match.

The Colchester supporters enjoyed the previous match, watching their team host Exeter City in League Two and win 3-1. Jake Turner loved the game against Exeter City. With a stunning eight saves the goalkeeper played a huge part in the 3-1 victory. Goalkeeper Jake Turner got the top rating on the team in that game; 8.43 out of ten. Turner stopped the opponent with eight saves.

Heartbreak before that as Colchester lost 0-1 at Stevenage's place.

There will be little rest for Colchester after this match as they are travelling to Swindon Town for a EFL Trophy game in only four days.

Colchester are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 9 goals in 9 games. It's worth mentioning that 6 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. 11 goals have been conceded.

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Newport County form and stats

The visitors are W4-D3-L3 on the road this term. That's in the League Two.

It's another away game for the visitors, as they travelled to Crawley Town (placed 17th) in their previous outing. The League Two match ended in a draw 1-1. Oliver Cooper got a match rating of 7.44 in that game, top player of the team. Cooper served one assist, hit one key pass and had 26 successful passes (of 30 total).

The game before that, was lost at home, a 1-2 defeat against Swindon Town.

Newport have scored 14 goals on their travels this season, from 10 away games in the league. Newport have conceded 14 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

As for the last nine games between these two teams, there's four Colchester victories, two draws and three Newport County wins. Over/under statistics; four of these games ended with three goals or more, five matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

Newport CountyD. Telford
D. Telford
12 goals
Colchester UnitedF. Sears
F. Sears
6 goals
Newport CountyC. Baker-Richardson
C. Baker-Richardson
5 goals

Colchester United missing players

Newport County missing players

Colchester United Newport County
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
17 9 2 Played P 4 10 18
5 3 0 Won W 1 4 7
5 2 1 Drew D 1 3 6
7 4 1 Lost L 2 3 5
15 9 1 Scored S 4 14 29
21 11 3 Conceded C 5 14 22
88% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 94%
65% 67% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 75% 80% 78%
35% 33% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 70% 72%
18% 22% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 30% 33%
6% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 6%
47% 56% 50% BTTS BTTS 75% 70% 61%
18% 11% 0% Clean Sheets C S 25% 20% 28%
47% 33% 50% Failed to Score F T 0% 10% 17%
 
4.4 4.9 6 Corners for (avg) C F 5 3.9 4.3
5.6 5.7 4 Corners against (avg) C A 4 4.2 4.3
2 1.8 2.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.8 2.4 1.8
3 2 1 Red cards R C 0 0 2
 
10.5 10.1 12.5 Shots (avg) S ( 8.2 10.8 12.2
2.9 3.1 3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4.5 5 5.4
31% 32% 17% Goal Efficiency G E 22% 28% 30%
 
14.5 13.4 14.5 Shots against (avg) S A 12.5 13.3 12.4
4.2 4.1 3 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 3.2 3.8 3.6
Key stats in League Two this season:
  • Colchester United have the fewest scored goals in the second half (5) in League Two
  • Colchester United haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.
  • Newport County have the fewest matches under the total-line (4) in League Two
  • Newport County have the most matches over the total-line (12) in League Two
  • Newport County haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Forest Green Rovers 17 11 4 2 32 14 8 5 1 2 14 9 9 6 3 0 18 5 18 37
2 Exeter City 18 8 8 2 30 20 9 5 4 0 16 8 9 3 4 2 14 12 10 32
3 Swindon Town 17 9 5 3 27 17 8 2 3 3 9 10 9 7 2 0 18 7 10 32
4 Northampton Town 18 9 4 5 24 15 9 6 1 2 15 7 9 3 3 3 9 8 9 31
5 Port Vale 18 8 5 5 30 20 9 4 3 2 14 8 9 4 2 3 16 12 10 29
6 Harrogate Town 18 8 5 5 32 23 9 3 4 2 16 12 9 5 1 3 16 11 9 29
7 Sutton United 18 9 2 7 27 22 8 5 0 3 15 9 10 4 2 4 12 13 5 29
8 Leyton Orient 18 6 10 2 32 16 9 5 3 1 19 4 9 1 7 1 13 12 16 28
9 Newport County 18 7 6 5 29 22 8 3 3 2 15 8 10 4 3 3 14 14 7 27
10 Tranmere Rovers 18 7 5 6 15 14 9 6 0 3 10 6 9 1 5 3 5 8 1 26
11 Walsall 18 6 6 6 21 22 9 3 3 3 12 13 9 3 3 3 9 9 -1 24
12 Bradford City 18 5 8 5 24 22 9 3 5 1 15 11 9 2 3 4 9 11 2 23
13 Rochdale 18 5 8 5 23 23 9 2 4 3 10 11 9 3 4 2 13 12 0 23
14 Bristol Rovers 18 6 5 7 22 27 9 4 1 4 12 14 9 2 4 3 10 13 -5 23
15 Hartlepool United 18 7 2 9 20 28 9 6 1 2 14 10 9 1 1 7 6 18 -8 23
16 Salford City 18 5 6 7 20 19 10 3 5 2 11 7 8 2 1 5 9 12 1 21
17 Crawley Town 17 6 3 8 19 26 9 3 3 3 11 14 8 3 0 5 8 12 -7 21
18 Mansfield Town 18 5 5 8 19 24 10 4 3 3 14 12 8 1 2 5 5 12 -5 20
19 Colchester United 17 5 5 7 15 21 9 3 2 4 9 11 8 2 3 3 6 10 -6 20
20 Barrow 18 4 7 7 20 23 9 2 4 3 11 12 9 2 3 4 9 11 -3 19
21 Stevenage 18 4 6 8 15 30 9 3 4 2 9 10 9 1 2 6 6 20 -15 18
22 Oldham Athletic 18 4 3 11 16 28 9 2 1 6 10 16 9 2 2 5 6 12 -12 15
23 Carlisle United 18 2 7 9 12 28 9 1 5 3 5 9 9 1 2 6 7 19 -16 13
24 Scunthorpe United 18 2 7 9 14 34 9 2 3 4 7 14 9 0 4 5 7 20 -20 13

Read more about League Two

The English Football League Two (usually referred to as League Two) is the fourth highest division in English football. The League Two league table has 24 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 552 fixtures. Seasons run from August to May. Four teams are promoted and four relegated.