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History of the Mansfield Town v Torquay United fixture

Torquay Utd. face a trip to Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Tuesday 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 20 and win only 4 of the 31 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2005, with Mansfield Town running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners 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:
2006/2007Sat 16 SepTorquay Utd.1 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2005/2006Sat 25 FebTorquay Utd.0 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2
2005/2006Sat 13 AugMansfield Town3 - 0Torquay Utd.LGE2
2003/2004Tue 30 MarMansfield Town2 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2003/2004Tue 21 OctTorquay Utd.1 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Sat 23 MarTorquay Utd.0 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2001/2002Tue 23 OctMansfield Town2 - 0Torquay Utd.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

The away form of Torquay Utd. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Gulls have hit 7 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Mansfield Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 34 points from their 28 matches. Torquay Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 29 games have yielded only 24 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Mansfield Town631210710
Torquay Utd.61148124

FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town 5 games since last home draw.
Torquay Utd. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.