Torquay Utd. play host to Grimsby Town at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 8 games played, Gulls have recorded 4 wins, and Grimsby Town have come away with 2 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Torquay Utd. was well over fifteen years ago, back in August 1989, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a Fourth Division match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Sep||Grimsby Town||3 - 0||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|1989/1990||Sat 13 Jan||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|1989/1990||Sat 26 Aug||Torquay Utd.||0-3||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|1988/1989||Sat 14 Jan||Torquay Utd.||2 - 2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|1988/1989||Sat 03 Sep||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
|1978/1979||Sat 11 Nov||Torquay Utd.||3 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|1978/1979||Sat 02 Sep||Grimsby Town||3 - 0||Torquay Utd.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Torquay United haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.
The Mariners have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Mariners's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Torquay Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 23 points from 26 matches. Grimsby Town are holding the final promotion place in the Coca Cola League Two, and have accumulated 50 points from the 27 games they have played so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Torquay Utd. are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Grimsby Town running out comfortable winners. Away win
|Torquay Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Grimsby Town||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|