FM Preview: Brighton & Hove Albion v Portsmouth 10 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 9th March 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Brighton & Hove Albion take on Portsmouth in a Championship match on 10th March 2012 at 15:00.
History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Portsmouth fixture
Brighton & Hove Albion prepare to entertain Portsmouth at Falmer Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Seagulls are clearly on top, having won 11 and lost only 4 of the 21 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Falmer Stadium was just last season, in January 2011, with Brighton & Hove Albion running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 13 Aug||Portsmouth||0 - 1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 08 Jan||Brighton & HA||3-1||Portsmouth||F.A. Cup|
|2002/2003||Sat 18 Jan||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Portsmouth||League Division One|
|2002/2003||Sat 31 Aug||Portsmouth||4 - 2||Brighton & HA||League Division One|
|1992/1993||Sat 02 Jan||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Portsmouth||F.A. Cup|
|1991/1992||Wed 29 Apr||Brighton & HA||2 - 1||Portsmouth||Second Division|
|1991/1992||Sat 07 Sep||Portsmouth||0 - 0||Brighton & HA||Second Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion 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 11 goals for the Seagulls, with 4 goals against.
In complete contrast to Brighton & Hove Albion, Portsmouth are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Pompey's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Brighton & Hove Albion lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 55 points from their 35 games so far.
Portsmouth find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 34 games have yielded only 26 points.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||1||4||1||9||11||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Brighton & Hove Albion fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, we just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Seagulls. Home win
|Brighton & Hove Albion||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Portsmouth||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here