Torquay Utd. prepare to entertain Bury at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 8 of the 20 previous games, with the Gulls winning just 6.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Plainmoor was less than a year ago, in February 2006, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Bury||0 - 1||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Tue 14 Feb||Torquay Utd.||0-0||Bury||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 14 Jan||Bury||3 - 2||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Fri 09 Apr||Bury||2 - 1||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|2003/2004||Sat 04 Oct||Torquay Utd.||3 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2002/2003||Sat 08 Feb||Torquay Utd.||1 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2002/2003||Sat 09 Nov||Bury||0 - 1||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Torquay United's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. Gulls have conceded a disappointing 8 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.
Bury's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Shakers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.
Torquay Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 26 games have yielded only 20 points. Bury see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 33 points from their 25 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Plainmoor for the Gulls and the Madmen are unable to see past Bury claiming victory in a close match.
|Torquay Utd.||Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 7 home matches.
Latest 6 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Bury||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.