Dagenham and Redbridge v FC Halifax Town preview
Here is our preview of FC Halifax Town’s National League clash with Dagenham and Redbridge.
Venue: Victoria Road
Date: Saturday, May 15
Referee: Matthew Russell. Sent-off Dagenham’s Kenny Clark when he took charge of their 1-1 draw at Sutton in November.
Odds: Dagenham win 5/4, draw 5/2, Halifax win 2/1
Last five games
Dagenham and Redbridge: King’s Lynn (a) W 3-0, Barnet (a) W 2-0, Woking (h) W 3-1, Wealdstone (a) W 5-0, Stockport (a) D 1-1
Halifax: Bromley (h) L 2-1, Woking (h) W 1-0, Stockport (h) L 1-0, Yeovil (a) W 3-0, Boreham Wood (h) L 1-0
Manager: Daryl McMahon. Former Ebbsfleet and Macclesfield boss was appointed in January last year.
One to watch: Striker Paul McCallum has 14 goals in the league this season, including eight in his last seven matches.
Match facts: Dagenham have taken 19 points from the last available 21.
The Daggers have scored 19 goals in their last seven matches.
The Daggers have scored three or more goals in four of their last six outings.
Halifax have only won once in eight previous visits to Victoria Road.
The Shaymen have won six of their last seven away games.
Last time they met: Goals from Luke Summerfield and Jack Earing saw Town win 2-0 in the reverse fixture on the opening day of the season.
Follow all the action from the game with our live blog at https://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/sport/football/halifax-town.
Saturday’s National League fixtures:
Notts Co v Bromley
Yeovil v King’s Lynn
Aldershot v Hartlepool
Boreham W v Wrexham
Maidenhead v Sutton Utd
Chesterfield v Wealdstone
Eastleigh v Barnet
Solihull M v Woking
Weymouth v Altrincham
Dag & Red v Halifax