Torquay Utd. prepare to entertain Burton Albion at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, determined to stop the rot against their opponents, having lost out to their rivals on 2 of the previous 3 occasions.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Plainmoor was less than a year ago, in April 2009, the Gulls carving out a narrow 2-1 victory 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:|
|2009/2010||Tue 18 Aug||Burton Albion||0 - 2||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|2008/2009||Sun 26 Apr||Torquay Utd.||2-1||Burton Albion||CONF|
|2008/2009||Mon 06 Apr||Burton Albion||0 - 1||Torquay Utd.||CONF|
|2007/2008||Mon 07 Jan||Torquay Utd.||1 - 2||Burton Albion||CONF|
|2007/2008||Mon 10 Sep||Burton Albion||3 - 1||Torquay Utd.||CONF|
|2003/2004||Sat 08 Nov||Torquay Utd.||1 - 2||Burton Albion||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Torquay United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Gulls, with 4 goals against.
The away form of Burton Albion is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Brewers have hit 6 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Torquay Utd. are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 25 from their 24 matches played. Burton Albion see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 30 points from their 24 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Burton Albion is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Gulls in a close run game. Home Win
|Torquay Utd.||8 games since last home draw.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Burton Albion||Not won in previous 6 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.