FM Preview: Torquay United v Northampton Town 28 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Torquay United v Northampton Town fixture

Torquay United prepare to entertain Northampton Town at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gulls are clearly on top, winning 55.00% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Plainmoor was just last season, in August 2010, with Torquay United running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Northampton 0 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Fri 25 Mar Northampton 2 - 2 Torquay Utd. League Two
2010/2011 Sat 07 Aug Torquay Utd. 3-0 Northampton League Two
2009/2010 Mon 05 Apr Northampton 0 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 31 Oct Torquay Utd. 1 - 0 Northampton League Two
2005/2006 Fri 17 Feb Northampton 1 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2005/2006 Tue 06 Dec Torquay Utd. 3 - 3 Northampton League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Torquay United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. The Gulls have scored 8 and conceded 1 during this period.

In complete contrast to Torquay United, Northampton Town are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Cobblers have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Torquay United's total of 47 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.

Northampton Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 27 games have yielded only 21 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Torquay United 6 5 1 0 8 3 16
Northampton Town 6 1 1 4 9 14 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its good news for Torquay United fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, we just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Gulls. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Torquay United Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Northampton Town An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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