FM Preview: Macclesfield Town v Torquay United 14 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Macclesfield Town v Torquay United fixture

Torquay United face a trip to Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose on Saturday afternoon,

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3-3 draw in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 03 Sep Torquay Utd. 3 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Macclesfield 3-3 Torquay Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 25 Sep Torquay Utd. 1 - 3 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 24 Apr Torquay Utd. 1 - 0 Macclesfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 26 Sep Macclesfield 2 - 1 Torquay Utd. League Two
2006/2007 Sat 30 Dec Torquay Utd. 0 - 1 Macclesfield League Two
2006/2007 Sat 23 Sep Macclesfield 3 - 3 Torquay Utd. League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Macclesfield Town haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.

The Gulls have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Gulls, and 1 goals against.

Macclesfield Town see themselves just below half way in the npower League Two, showing a record of 30 points from their 24 games played so far,

Torquay United's 38 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Macclesfield Town 6 2 2 2 5 8 8
Torquay United 6 3 1 2 7 7 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Torquay United are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Macclesfield Town. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Macclesfield Town Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Torquay United 4 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.

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