Brighton & HA face a trip to Stockport County at Edgeley Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Seagulls will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 6 and win only 2 of the 11 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2008, with Stockport Co. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||Brighton & HA||2 - 4||Stockport Co.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 May||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Stockport Co.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Tue 25 Nov||Stockport Co.||2 - 0||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 28 Feb||Stockport Co.||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 25 Oct||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Stockport Co.||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 23 Mar||Stockport Co.||3 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Mon 01 Jan||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Stockport Co.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Stockport County's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While Hatters have scored 9, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.
Brighton & HA's away form is none too clever either, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the Seagulls, and 9 goals against.
Stockport Co. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 25 games have yielded only 15 points. Brighton & HA are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 25 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||3||1||2||11||8||10|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Seagulls have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Edgeley Park with an easy victory. Away win
|Stockport Co.||Been beaten in each of their previous 5 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 11 most recent games.
|Brighton & HA||9 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.