Preview: Dover Athletic (A)

All you need to know as we travel to face Dover Athletic in the Vanarama National League.

Dover Athletic v Barrow

Saturday 29th September


Crabble Athletic Ground


Team News:

Connor Brown picked up a knock on his foot in our mid-week game against Gateshead, but could feature on Saturday. Josh Granite could also feature as he recovers from a toe injury picked up in training ahead of the Maidenhead game.

Brian Wilson is out, but he has returned to light training and is in line to return to full training in the next few days. Rhys Turner & Elsdon continue to miss out through their injuries.


Dover Athletic’s Recent Form:

The hosts came back from 2-0 down to earn a point at Sutton on Tuesday. They have struggled so far this season and are 2nd bottom after 13 games.

Last 3 league games:

Dover Athletic 0-2 Solihull Moors

Aldershot 2-0 Dover Athletic

Sutton United 2-2 Dover Athletic


Barrow’s Recent Form:

The Bluebirds travel to the Crabble after two back to back home games at the Furness Building Society Stadium. Goals from John Rooney and Tyler Smith earned all three points against Maidenhead last Saturday, but another Smith goal wasn’t enough to prevent a 1-2 defeat against Gateshead on Tuesday. Barrow are 15th in the table, with 15 points from 13 games.

Last 3 league games:

Boreham Wood 1-1 Barrow

Barrow 2-0 Maidenhead

Barrow 1-2 Gateshead



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