FC Halifax Town v Aldershot preview
Here is our preview of FC Halifax Town’s National League game against Aldershot.
Venue: The Shay
Date: Tuesday, March 16
Referee: Karl Evans
Last five games
Halifax: Torquay (a) W 3-2, Hartlepool (h) D 1-1, Wealdstone (a) W 2-1, Notts County (a) W 2-1, Solihull Moors (h) W 1-0
Aldershot: Solihull Moors (a) L 3-1, Wrexham (h) W 3-0, Maidenhead (a) W 4-2, Hereford (FAT h) L 1-1 (3-5 on penalties), Altrincham (h) W 2-1
Manager: Danny Searle, joined the Shots in May 2019 and guided them to 16th in the National League last season.
One to watch: Midfielder Josh Rees has scored seven league goals this season, including four in his last four.
Match facts: Halifax have only failed to score once in their last 19 games.
Aldershot have scored three or more goals in seven matches this season.
If Halifax win, they will have recorded four victories in a row for the first time since January last year.
Aldershot have only lost once in their last five away games.
Last time they met: Two goals from Jake Hyde and one from Nyal Bell saw Town overturn a 1-0 half-time deficit to win 3-1 at Aldershot in December.
Tuesday’s National League fixtures:
Wrexham v Eastleigh
Chesterfield v Sutton Utd
Halifax v Aldershot
Stockport v Barnet
King’s Lynn v Hartlepool
Woking v Altrincham
Yeovil v Bromley
Boreham W v Notts Co
Maidenhead v Torquay
Dag & Red v Weymouth