That’s particularly true in the cut and thrust of League Two, where matches can be unpredictable and tight, and fine margins often make all the difference at both ends of the table.
But how have Crawley Town compared to their rivals in the fourth tier when it comes to scoring from dead ball situations this term?
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1. Forest Green Rovers
Set Pieces: 8 Penalties: 1 Total Goals: 9 (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Photo: Michael Steele
2. Port Vale
Set Pieces: 7 Penalties:2 Total Goals: 9 (Photo by Charlotte Tattersall/Getty Images)
Photo: Charlotte Tattersall
3. Newport County
Set Pieces: 6 Penalties: 3 Total Goals: 9 (Photo by Nick Potts - Pool/Getty Images)
4. Cheltenham Town
Set Pieces: 5 Penalties: 3 Total Goals: 8 (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
Photo: Dan Mullan