FootyMAD's Lincoln City match preview

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Last updated : 16 January 2004
History of the Lincoln City v Torquay United fixture

Torquay Utd. face a trip to Lincoln City at Sincil Bank Stadium on Saturday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Gulls will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 13 and win only 5 of the 25 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2003, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division Three match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 16 AugTorquay Utd.1 - 0Lincoln CityLD3
2002/2003Sat 03 MayLincoln City1 - 1Torquay Utd.LD3
2002/2003Sat 28 SepTorquay Utd.0 - 0Lincoln CityLD3
2001/2002Sat 09 MarTorquay Utd.2 - 0Lincoln CityLD3
2001/2002Sat 15 DecLincoln City0 - 0Torquay Utd.LD3
2000/2001Sat 10 FebLincoln City1 - 2Torquay Utd.LD3
2000/2001Sat 09 SepTorquay Utd.1 - 1Lincoln CityLD3

Recent respective form guides

Lincoln City are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 14 goals have been scored by the The Red Imps in those games, with 8 conceded.

In complete contrast to Lincoln City, Torquay Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Gulls have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Lincoln City's total of 43 points from their 26 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide League Division Three. Torquay Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide League Division Three, picking up 40 from their 26 games so far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Lincoln City6231549
Torquay Utd.6132456

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Red Imps, as the Gulls have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Lincoln City Unbeaten in the last 15 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Torquay Utd. Not won in previous 3 away matches.

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