Bristol Rvs. face a trip to Brighton & Hove Albion at Withdean Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Pirates will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 31 and win only 12 of the 53 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, the Seagulls carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory 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 24 Apr||Brighton & HA||2 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||Bristol Rvs.||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Tue 21 Apr||Bristol Rvs.||1 - 2||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 Aug||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Apr||Bristol Rvs.||0 - 2||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 06 Oct||Brighton & HA||0 - 0||Bristol Rvs.||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Tue 24 Aug||Brighton & HA||1 - 2||Bristol Rvs.||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Seagulls have scored 9 and conceded 2 during this period.
Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 12 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Brighton & HA are leading the way in the Npower League One, with their 16 games giving them a return of 34 points. Bristol Rvs. see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 20 points from their 16 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||3||2||1||11||5||11|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Brighton & HA may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Brighton & HA||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Bristol Rvs.||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.