Brighton are ready to welcome Blackpool to Withdean Stadium on Saturday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Seagulls have the slight edge, having won 4 of the 9 games compared to Blackpool's 3 wins.
The previous match played between the two at Withdean Stadium was within the last three years, in August 2001, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a League Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2001/2002||Sat 29 Dec||Blackpool||2 - 2||Brighton||LD2|
|2001/2002||Mon 27 Aug||Brighton||4-0||Blackpool||LD2|
|2000/2001||Tue 20 Feb||Brighton||1 - 0||Blackpool||LD3|
|2000/2001||Tue 12 Sep||Blackpool||0 - 2||Brighton||LD3|
|1995/1996||Sat 24 Feb||Blackpool||2 - 1||Brighton||LD2|
|1995/1996||Sat 16 Sep||Brighton||1 - 2||Blackpool||LD2|
|1994/1995||Sat 01 Apr||Brighton||2 - 2||Blackpool||LD2|
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Seagulls, with 3 goals against.
The Seasiders have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Seasiders's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Brighton are holding the final promotion place in the Nationwide League Division Two, and have accumulated 21 points from the 11 games they have played so far. Blackpool find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 14 points from their 10 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Brighton fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Seagulls. Home win
|Brighton||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
|Blackpool||Undefeated in last 5 away games.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.