FM Preview: Torquay United v Oxford United 03 Jan 2011

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History of the Torquay United v Oxford United fixture

Torquay Utd. are ready to welcome Oxford United to Plainmoor on Monday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 1 of the 14 previous games, with the Gulls winning just 6.

The previous match played between the two at Plainmoor was within the last three years, in November 2008, with Torquay Utd. running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a F.A. Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Tue 02 NovOxford Utd.0 - 2Torquay Utd.LGE2
2008/2009Sat 28 FebOxford Utd.0 - 2Torquay Utd.CONF
2008/2009Sat 29 NovTorquay Utd.2-0Oxford Utd.FAC
2008/2009Thu 09 OctTorquay Utd.1 - 1Oxford Utd.CONF
2007/2008Tue 08 AprTorquay Utd.3 - 2Oxford Utd.CONF
2007/2008Thu 11 OctOxford Utd.3 - 3Torquay Utd.CONF
2005/2006Sat 10 DecTorquay Utd.3 - 3Oxford Utd.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Torquay United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Gulls's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

The away form of Oxford Utd. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the U's have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Torquay Utd.'s 29 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Oxford Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Npower League Two, showing a record of 26 points from their 21 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Torquay Utd.6231869
Oxford Utd.6303789

FootyMad's prediction ...

Torquay Utd. are not exactly setting the world alight at Plainmoor at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Oxford Utd. in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Torquay Utd. Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Oxford Utd. 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 14 outings ago.