FootyMAD's Burton Albion match preview

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Last updated : 05 April 2009
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History of the Burton Albion v Torquay United fixture

Torquay Utd. face a trip to Burton Albion at The Pirelli Stadium on Monday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Gulls lost the only previous game played between the two.

The only previous meeting between Burton Albion and Torquay Utd. at was just last season, in September 2007, with Burton Albion running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a (Conference) Premier match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Mon 07 JanTorquay Utd.1 - 2Burton AlbionCONF
2007/2008Mon 10 SepBurton Albion3 - 1Torquay Utd.CONF
2003/2004Sat 08 NovTorquay Utd.1 - 2Burton AlbionFAC

Recent respective form guides

Burton Albion have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Brewers, with 5 goals against.

Torquay Utd.'s away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Gulls, and 7 goals against.

Burton Albion are leading the way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, with their 41 games giving them a return of 85 points. Torquay Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 74 points from 40 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Burton Albion631213810
Torquay Utd.642012514

FootyMad's prediction ...

Torquay Utd. are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Burton Albion. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Burton Albion Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Torquay Utd. Undefeated in last 5 away games.
11 games since last defeat.

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