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History of the Torquay United v Cambridge United fixture

Torquay Utd. are ready to welcome Cambridge United to Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 16 games played, Gulls have recorded 7 wins, and Cambridge U. have come away with 6 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Plainmoor was more than three years back, in March 2004, with Torquay Utd. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 20 MarTorquay Utd.3-0Cambridge U.LGE2
2003/2004Sat 13 SepCambridge U.1 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2002/2003Sat 01 MarCambridge U.0 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2002/2003Sat 14 SepTorquay Utd.3 - 2Cambridge U.LGE2
1998/1999Sat 09 JanCambridge U.2 - 0Torquay Utd.LGE2
1998/1999Sat 08 AugTorquay Utd.0 - 1Cambridge U.LGE2
1997/1998Sat 07 MarTorquay Utd.0 - 3Cambridge U.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Torquay United could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Gulls have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 6.

Cambridge U. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The U's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.

Torquay Utd. are leading the way in the Blue Square (Conference) Premier, with their 17 games giving them a return of 39 points. Cambridge U.'s total of 32 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Blue Square (Conference) Premier.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Torquay Utd.6411141013
Cambridge U.6141787

FootyMad's prediction ...

Torquay Utd. may be coming up against a decent side in Cambridge U., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Gulls. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Torquay Utd. Won 7 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Cambridge U. Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.