FootyMAD's Yeovil Town match preview

Last updated : 21 September 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Yeovil Town fixture

Brighton & HA prepare to entertain Yeovil Town at Withdean Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Seagulls lost the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Brighton & HA and Yeovil Town at was less than a year ago, in December 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 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:
2006/2007Tue 26 DecBrighton & HA1-3Yeovil TownLGE1
2006/2007Tue 26 SepYeovil Town2 - 0Brighton & HALGE1
1952/1953Sat 22 NovYeovil Town1 - 4Brighton & HAFAC
1938/1939Sat 26 NovYeovil Town2 - 1Brighton & HAFAC

Recent respective form guides

Brighton & Hove Albion have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.

The away form of Yeovil Town however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Glovers, and 6 goals against.

Brighton & HA lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 9 points from their 6 games so far. Yeovil Town's total of 10 points from their 6 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League One.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Brighton & HA6303879
Yeovil Town64116313

FootyMad's prediction ...

Brighton & HA are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Brighton & HA Won 3 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Yeovil Town 12 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.