FootyMAD's Brighton & Hove Albion match preview

History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rvs. pack their bags to visit Brighton & Hove Albion at Withdean Stadium on Wednesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Rovers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 7 and win only 2 of the 13 games.

The previous match played between the two at Withdean Stadium was within the last three years, in February 2002, the Seagulls carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 20 DecTranmere Rvs.1 - 0Brighton & HALD2
2001/2002Tue 05 FebBrighton & HA1 - 0Tranmere Rvs.LD2
2001/2002Sat 25 AugTranmere Rvs.0 - 0Brighton & HALD2
1991/1992Fri 17 JanTranmere Rvs.1 - 1Brighton & HADIV2
1991/1992Sat 17 AugBrighton & HA0 - 2Tranmere Rvs.DIV2
1980/1981Wed 03 SepTranmere Rvs.2 - 4Brighton & HALC
1980/1981Tue 26 AugBrighton & HA3 - 1Tranmere Rvs.LC

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 11 goals for the Seagulls, with 1 goals against.

Tranmere Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Brighton & HA's total of 53 points from their 34 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide League Division Two. Tranmere Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 41 points from their 33 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Brighton & HA6222768
Tranmere Rvs.6222768

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Seagulls, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Brighton & HA Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Tranmere Rvs. Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.