Match Preview :- Prescot Cables - Saturday October 28th, 2017 (15:00:00)

On Saturday, Celtic are in FA Trophy action when we travel to Prescot Cables. Prescot are currently fifth in the Evo-stik First Division North with seven wins on twenty-three points after fifteen games. There will be a live match centre and Twitter feed for this game.

Prescot won their last game, with a 3-2 home win over Clitheroe, and got through to this round after beating Trafford 3-1 in the previous round at the beginning of October. They went out of the Integro Cup in the first round last Tuesday when Bamber Bridge beat them 4-1 in Prescot, and out of the FA Cup after a replay, they held City of Liverpool to a 2-2 draw at home, then were beaten 8-2 away. In the league, they have only lost once at home.

This season, they have scored twenty-three goals (thirteen at home) at a rate of 1.5 per game (1.9 at home), whilst they have conceded eighteen goals (nine at home) at a rate of 1.2 per game (0.8 at home). They have scored in every home game (failing to score three times overall) and kept one clean sheet at home (three overall). Their top scorer this season in the league is Jordan Wynne, though Prescot have had eleven different scorers.

In Prescot's last match, the 3-2 home win over Clitheroe, they lined up as:
Marcus Burgess
Andy Scarisbrick
Valter Fernandes
James McCulloch
Louis Coyne
Baba Conte
Josef Faux
Jordan Wynne
Josh Klein-Davies
Lloyd Dean
Harry Cain

In Celtic's last match, the 4-2 home win over Barwell, Celtic lined up as:
Jack Walton
Oliver Crowley
Alex Honeyball
Tom Brown
Luke Ashworth
Ross Killock
Theo Bailey-Jones
Oliver Roberts
Liam Dickinson
Matty Wolfenden
Greg Wilkinson

Jack Walton's loan was unable to be extended, but Joe Slinn is fully fit again, ready to return to the number one jersey. Sebastian Julien missed the last game through injury, but he should be available for selection.

P Pts
1 Altrincham 18 37
2 Warrington Town 18 34
3 Shaw Lane 16 31
4 Farsley Celtic 18 31
5 Grantham Town 18 29
Sat 28 Oct 2017Stalybridge Celtic0-0
No Scorers
Previous Meetings
Saturday November 25, 2023
Saturday August 11, 2018
Tuesday October 31, 2017
Saturday October 28, 2017
Tuesday November 25, 2003
Home win Never won at home
Away win Never won away
Home defeat Never lost at home
Away defeat Never lost away
Home score Never played home
Away score Never played away
Games Since... Overall Home Away
Last Scored n/an/an/a
Last Conceded n/an/an/a
Last Won n/an/an/a
Last Drew n/an/an/a
Distance: 44
Time: 1 hour

Take the M60 to junction 12 (M62) and join the M62 towards Liverpool.
Stay on the M62 for 20 miles to junction 6 (M57) and join the M57.
Stay on the M57 for two miles to junction 2 (A57, Prescot).
Follow signs for Prescot onto the A57 for one mile, thren turn left onto Hope Street.
The club is at the end of the road.