History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Sheffield Wednesday fixture
Brighton & Hove Albion prepare to entertain Sheffield Wednesday at Falmer Stadium on Friday evening, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 4 of the 10 previous games, with the Seagulls winning just 3.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Falmer Stadium was just last season, in April 2011, with Brighton & Hove Albion running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 09 Apr||Brighton & HA||2-0||Sheff. Wed.||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 0||Brighton & HA||League One|
|2005/2006||Mon 17 Apr||Brighton & HA||0 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||Championship|
|2005/2006||Mon 24 Oct||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Mar||Sheff. Wed.||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||League Division Two|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Sep||Brighton & HA||2 - 0||Sheff. Wed.||League Division Two|
|2002/2003||Mon 21 Apr||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Seagulls in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Sheffield Wednesday however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Owls, and 5 goals against.
Brighton & Hove Albion are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 7 points from 4 games.
Sheffield Wednesday's total of 7 points from their 4 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||2||2||2||8||6||8|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Brighton & Hove Albion's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Sheffield Wednesday. Away win
|Brighton & Hove Albion||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Sheffield Wednesday||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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