Mac­cles­field v Wok­ing (Satur­day, 3pm)

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WOK­ING are cur­rently third in the Na­tional League ta­ble, hav­ing taken 16 points from their seven matches.

THEY are un­beaten since suf­fer­ing de­feat against Tran­mere on the open­ing day of the cam­paign, with the team pick­ing up a 2-0 vic­tory over Welling in their last match.

WOK­ING have con­ceded just four goals so far this sea­son, giv­ing them the joint-sec­ond best de­fen­sive record in the league.

THEY have been man­aged by Garry Hill since 2011, with the boss pre­vi­ously be­ing at the helm of Da­gen­ham & Red­bridge and Rush­den & Di­a­monds.

HILL’S side fin­ished sev­enth in the Na­tional League last sea­son, two points and one place be­hind Mac­cles­field.

THEY have played at the 6,036 ca­pac­ity Laith­waite Com­mu­nity Sta­dium since 1922, with 2,500 of those be­ing seated.

THE Silk­men picked up a 2-1 vic­tory when they hosted Wok­ing in this fix­ture last sea­son, with Paul Turn­ing scor­ing a 90th minute win­ner to give his side the vic­tory.

WOK­ING midfielder Keiran Murtagh spent a sea­son with Mac­cles­field from 2012 to 2013, mak­ing 39 ap­pear­ances and scor­ing two goals be­fore he left for Mans­field Town.

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