Brighton & HA face a trip to Crewe Alexandra at The Alexandra Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. On each previous occasion, the match has ended in defeat for the Seagulls.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2006, the The Railwaymen carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sun 27 Aug||Brighton & HA||1 - 4||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Crewe Alex.||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 Aug||Brighton & HA||2 - 2||Crewe Alex.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 06 Nov||Brighton & HA||1 - 3||Crewe Alex.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Oct||Crewe Alex.||3 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 17 Feb||Brighton & HA||2 - 2||Crewe Alex.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Tue 12 Sep||Crewe Alex.||3 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Crewe Alexandra have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While The Railwaymen have scored 10, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.
Brighton & HA have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Seagulls's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Crewe Alex.'s 47 points from 34 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Brighton & HA's 45 points from 35 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||3||1||2||7||5||10|
FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Seagulls could well see them head back from The Alexandra Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Crewe Alex.||Not drawn a match in their last 6 .|
|Brighton & HA||9 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.