FM Preview: Torquay United v Lincoln City 02 Apr 2011

Last updated : 01 April 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Torquay United v Lincoln City fixture

Lincoln City face a trip to Torquay United at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 30 games played, The Red Imps have recorded 12 wins, and Torquay United have come away with 13 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2010, with Lincoln City inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Gulls in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Lincoln City 0 - 2 Torquay Utd. League Two
2009/2010 Sat 20 Mar Torquay Utd. 2-3 Lincoln City League Two
2009/2010 Sat 24 Oct Lincoln City 0 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2006/2007 Sat 10 Feb Lincoln City 1 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2006/2007 Sat 12 Aug Torquay Utd. 1 - 2 Lincoln City League Two
2005/2006 Sat 11 Feb Lincoln City 2 - 0 Torquay Utd. League Two
2005/2006 Sat 24 Sep Torquay Utd. 2 - 1 Lincoln City League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Torquay United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Gulls, with 3 goals against.

In complete contrast to Torquay United, Lincoln City are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the The Red Imps have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Torquay United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League Two, picking up 59 points from their 39 games so far.

Lincoln City find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 46 points from their 39 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Torquay United 6 3 2 1 14 8 11
Lincoln City 6 1 1 4 6 15 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The Red Imps are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Torquay United. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Torquay United Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Lincoln City Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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