Non League Div One: Isthmian North game guide and numbers: AFC Sudbury meet Romford

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Competition: England Non League Div One: Isthmian North
Competition: Sat 15.January
Match begins: 15:00 (UTC)
Venue: MEL Group Stadium

AFC Sudbury - Romford. 6th place hosts 20th place. The ball is round - get a thorough match preview here!

Insights:
  • AFC Sudbury have the most conceded goals in the first half (12) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • Romford have the most conceded goals (58) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North

Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

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AFC Sudbury form and stats

16 points is a decent return from 8 Non League Div One: Isthmian North games here at MEL Group Stadium for AFC Sudbury. The data says 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses.

The AFC Sudbury supporters enjoyed the previous match, watching their team host Maldon & Tiptree in Non League Div One: Isthmian North and win 1-0.

Before that, Sudbury played out a draw 2-2 when visiting Witham Town.

Some members of the home team might already be thinking of their next match, the Non League Div One: Isthmian North game versus Canvey Island in only three days. This game is also played here at MEL Group Stadium.

Goals decide football matches and Sudbury are scoring many of them at home; 17 on target from 8 league matches. With more than 1,5 conceded goals on average, the Sudbury defense is not exactly impregnable. 12 goals conceded from 8 games. You can find more goal stats on the Statistics tab above.

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Romford form and stats

The hunting on away grounds haven’t been very fruitful for Romford so far with only 7 points returning home. The records show 2-1-7 (win-draw-lose). Romford are desperate to end a 13-game winless run, as they haven't won a game since the Stowmarket Town fixture.

Romford might have something to prove in this game as they lost at home in their previous match. Canvey Island proved too strong as Romford slumped to a 0-3 defeat in front of their own fans at Thurrock Hotel.

It was a defeat before that one as the away game against Aveley wasn't a success with a 0-7 loss.

Romford have a decent goal production going in their away games, although not fantastic. In 10 league away games 11 goals have been scored. For Romford, more than two goals on average per game end up in their own net. It's worth mentioning that 13 of these goals has been conceded in their last three away matches. Romford has visited these top teams two times, and 2 of 2 has ended with 2 goals or more!

Head 2 Head

The latest H2H game ended Romford - Sudbury 0-2, earlier this season. Data for the prior ten meetings between these two sides are: seven wins for Sudbury, one draw and two wins for Romford. Over 2,5 goals: seven times; under 2,5 goals: three games.

AFC Sudbury missing players

Romford missing players

AFC Sudbury Romford
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
19 9 3 Played P 2 11 22
10 6 3 Won W 0 2 3
4 1 0 Drew D 0 1 1
5 2 0 Lost L 2 8 18
36 18 9 Scored S 0 11 17
24 12 4 Conceded C 11 31 68
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
84% 78% 67% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 100% 100%
58% 56% 67% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 82% 82%
37% 44% 67% Over 3.5 O 3.5 100% 55% 50%
26% 33% 67% Over 4.5 O 4.5 50% 27% 27%
53% 56% 67% BTTS BTTS 0% 45% 36%
42% 44% 33% Clean Sheets C S 0% 9% 9%
5% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 45% 55%
 
5.7 6 6 Corners for (avg) C F 5 2 1.7
4.6 5 7 Corners against (avg) C A 3 3.3 5.3
1.3 1.7 2 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 0.7 1
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 1
 
13 11.3 21 Shots (avg) S ( 12 9.3 7.5
4.3 3.7 8 Shots on Target (avg) S O 5 4.7 3.5
37% 55% 50% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 7% 10%
 
9 9 13 Shots against (avg) S A 13 13 13.7
4.9 4 2 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 7 7.3 7.5
Key stats in Non League Div One: Isthmian North this season:
  • AFC Sudbury have created more than twice as many corners as Romford.
  • AFC Sudbury have scored in all their home matches so far.
  • AFC Sudbury have scored more than double the goals of Romford.
  • AFC Sudbury have the most conceded goals in the first half (12) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • AFC Sudbury haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • All of Romford's matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Romford have conceded at least twice as many corners as they have won.
  • Romford have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Romford have the most conceded goals (24) away in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • Romford have the most conceded goals (58) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • Romford have the most conceded goals in the second half (11) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • Romford have the the worst goal difference (-41) in Non League Div One: Isthmian North
  • Romford haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Stowmarket Town 19 12 4 3 41 18 9 6 2 1 20 8 10 6 2 2 21 10 23 40
2 Canvey Island 18 12 3 3 47 19 10 7 1 2 25 7 8 5 2 1 22 12 28 39
3 Aveley 20 11 4 5 50 28 10 8 2 0 31 10 10 3 2 5 19 18 22 37
4 Dereham Town 19 10 3 6 34 27 10 5 3 2 19 15 9 5 0 4 15 12 7 33
5 Grays Athletic 19 9 5 5 35 20 10 6 2 2 18 10 9 3 3 3 17 10 15 32
6 AFC Sudbury 18 9 4 5 35 24 8 5 1 2 17 12 10 4 3 3 18 12 11 31
7 Hashtag United 19 9 4 6 28 26 11 5 2 4 15 12 8 4 2 2 13 14 2 31
8 Brentwood Town 16 9 2 5 33 21 8 3 1 4 10 10 8 6 1 1 23 11 12 29
9 Bury Town 18 8 5 5 32 29 10 5 3 2 20 18 8 3 2 3 12 11 3 29
10 Heybridge Swifts 19 8 3 8 43 40 10 4 2 4 25 26 9 4 1 4 18 14 3 27
11 Maldon & Tiptree 16 8 2 6 38 31 8 5 0 3 15 13 8 3 2 3 23 18 7 26
12 Felixstowe & Walton United 16 7 2 7 22 24 6 3 2 1 10 6 10 4 0 6 12 18 -2 23
13 Coggeshall Town 19 6 5 8 28 35 9 4 2 3 20 18 10 2 3 5 8 17 -7 23
14 Tilbury 20 6 4 10 30 35 10 3 3 4 13 12 10 3 1 6 17 23 -5 22
15 Barking 19 5 5 9 31 41 9 3 2 4 16 20 10 2 3 5 15 21 -10 20
16 Basildon United 18 5 4 9 17 28 8 1 2 5 5 16 10 4 2 4 12 12 -11 19
17 Great Wakering Rovers 18 5 3 10 29 41 10 3 2 5 18 23 8 2 1 5 11 18 -12 18
18 Witham Town 21 3 8 10 19 39 11 1 3 7 7 19 10 2 5 3 12 20 -20 17
19 Hullbridge Sports 18 2 5 11 14 39 8 0 3 5 6 18 10 2 2 6 8 21 -25 11
20 Romford 20 3 1 16 17 58 10 1 0 9 6 34 10 2 1 7 11 24 -41 10

Read more about Non League Div One: Isthmian North

The Isthmian League has four divisions. The Premier Division is at the seventh highest division level in England while the North, South Central and South East Division are at the eight level. The Isthmian League covers London, East and South East England and holds mostly semi-professional teams.