Brighton & HA play host to Walsall at Withdean Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Seagulls are clearly on top, having won 23 and lost only 8 of the 39 games.
The last time the two teams met at Brighton & HA was back in August 2002, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 01 Feb||Walsall||1 - 0||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Mon 26 Aug||Brighton & HA||0-2||Walsall||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Tue 06 Jan||Walsall||5 - 0||Brighton & HA||ASSM|
|1995/1996||Sat 04 May||Walsall||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Tue 28 Nov||Walsall||1 - 2||Brighton & HA||ASSM|
|1995/1996||Sat 18 Nov||Brighton & HA||0 - 3||Walsall||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Mon 18 Jan||Brighton & HA||4 - 2||Walsall||ASSM|
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Seagulls in those games, with 5 conceded.
The Saddlers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Saddlers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Brighton & HA lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 23 points from their 14 games so far. Walsall see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 19 points from their 14 games played so far,
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||4||1||1||8||4||13|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Seagulls's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Walsall. Home Win
|Brighton & HA||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Walsall||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.