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History of the Torquay United v Bury fixture

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.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 09 SepBury0 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2005/2006Tue 14 FebTorquay Utd.0-0BuryLGE2
2005/2006Sat 14 JanBury3 - 2Torquay Utd.LGE2
2003/2004Fri 09 AprBury2 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2003/2004Sat 04 OctTorquay Utd.3 - 1BuryLGE2
2002/2003Sat 08 FebTorquay Utd.1 - 1BuryLGE2
2002/2003Sat 09 NovBury0 - 1Torquay 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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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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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.

Sequence statistics:
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.