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History of the Torquay United v Burton Albion fixture

Torquay Utd. play host to Burton Albion at Plainmoor on Monday evening, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Gulls lost the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Torquay Utd. and Burton Albion at was just over four years ago, in November 2003, with Burton Albion inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Gulls in a F.A. Cup match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Mon 10 SepBurton Albion3 - 1Torquay Utd.CONF
2003/2004Sat 08 NovTorquay Utd.1-2Burton AlbionFAC

Recent respective form guides

Torquay United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Gulls in those games, with 5 conceded.

Burton Albion's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Brewers pummel 13 goals, and let in 3.

Torquay Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 54 points from 24 games. Burton Albion's total of 45 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Torquay Utd.64028712
Burton Albion64119413

FootyMad's prediction ...

This is certainly an intriguing match for the Gulls, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Torquay Utd. 14 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
Burton Albion Undefeated in last 3 away games.
6 games since last defeat.