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Gillingham Game Moved Forward

Gillingham Game Moved Forward

Swindon Town's game against Gillingham at Priestfield has been moved to 12:30 on police advice.

The last time Gillingham visited Swindon there was a lot of violence outside the ground after Town were thumped 3-0, with the local newspaper blaming Swindon Town fans for the violence.

The 2 teams have a fierce rivalry which stems from the 1980's and a game that saw Gillingham players arrested.

The last time the 2 teams played Town won 5-0 at the County Ground, this time the 2 teams meet, Swindon could send Gillingham down to League 2 although Gillingham's home form as of late has picked up.

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Writer:Moonraker1969
Date:Tuesday April 8 2008
Time: 5:38PM

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Moved forward because of police orders, like thers going to be a big crowd and any trouble?
will it ever happen
11/04/2008 19:44:00
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