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History of the Torquay United v Burton Albion fixture

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:
2009/2010Tue 18 AugBurton Albion0 - 2Torquay Utd.LGE2
2008/2009Sun 26 AprTorquay Utd.2-1Burton AlbionCONF
2008/2009Mon 06 AprBurton Albion0 - 1Torquay Utd.CONF
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

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:PWDLFAP
Torquay Utd.63031149
Burton Albion612311135

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

Sequence statistics:
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.